Strategy changes and mysteries
October, 28, 2013
By Buster Olney | ESPN.com
Ronald Martinez/Getty ImagesDavid Ortiz delivered a speech in Game 4; he's been delivering hits in every game.ST. LOUIS -- It was just after midnight Monday morning, and the only folks left on the field at Busch Stadium were the camera crews and a other few stragglers, including colleague Tim Kurkjian, producer Shawn Fitzgerald and me.
“Do you have any idea who is going to win Game 5?” I asked Tim.
“I haven’t had any idea who is going to win this whole time,” Tim replied.
Nope. Because who knew that Game 3 would end with an obstruction call, for the first time ever in the postseason, and that Game 4 would end with a pickoff, for the first time ever in the World Series?