Ortiz's heroics ignited record-setting comeback
NEW YORK -- The biggest comeback in postseason baseball history began when David Ortiz had one of the greatest days in baseball history.
The Boston Red Sox were on the verge of elimination, trailing
the New York Yankees 3-0 in the best-of-seven AL Championship
Series, when Ortiz hit a game-winning homer in the 12th inning to
end the fourth game at 1:22 a.m Monday. In Game 5 -- later that same
calendar day -- he fisted a broken-bat blooper into center field in
the 14th inning ...
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