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No Moore: Henderson delivers decisive blow

Updated: October 17, 2005, 4:31 PM ET
By Larry Schwartz | Special to ESPN.com

Oct. 12, 1986

Donnie Moore enters the game knowing the California Angels are one out from reaching their first World Series in their 26-year history. But instead of sticking with his fastball, which Dave Henderson has been late on, the right-handed reliever throws a split-finger on a two-ball, two-strike count. Henderson rips it for a two-run homer to give the Boston Red Sox a 6-5 lead in the ninth inning of Game 5 of their American League playoff series in Anaheim.

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