Cora said Sale will be "back there", presumably in the bullpen, and lined up to start a potential Game 6 on Tuesday night at Fenway Park. The Los Angeles ace was inserted as a pinch-hitter in the bottom of the 17th inning and saw four pitches from Boston's Nathan Eovaldi before lining out to right field.
Then came the piercing blow, from Pearce again: a two-out, bases-clearing, three-run double from off Kenta Maeda for an 8-4 lead.
Muncy went 1 for 5 in Game 4 after his early-morning heroics for the Dodgers, who must overcome a 3-1 deficit to end their 30-year championship drought.
The series shifts to pleasantly warm Los Angeles after two games in Boston's chill - weather that Dodgers reliever Ryan Madson suggested was partly to blame for his poor performance in both games.
Cora, speaking to reporters after the Red Sox rallied to stun the Dodgers, 9-6, in Game 4 of the World Series, said he likes Price at Dodger Stadium. With over 53,110 fans in a packed Dodger Stadium, the match-up with the leading Red Sox saw the boys in blue finally get back in the game to garner their first win of the competition so far. He gave up three runs and five hits in four-plus innings in Game 1.
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The Los Angeles Dodgers' Max Muncy watches his walk-off home run during the 18th inning in Game 3 of the World Series to defeat the Boston Red Sox 3-2 on Saturday, Oct. 27, 2018, in Los Angeles.
Gibson famously homered off Eckersley in the 1988 World Series.
Kershaw made a brief appearance during Game 3 on Friday, albeit not on the mound. In the ninth, the Red Sox tacked on five runs against the combination of Floro, Wood and Maeda to run away with it.
Jansen struggled against Houston a year ago in the World Series, too.
After Pearce arrived at second and Martinez was intentionally walked, Martinez used his hands to make a heart and mouthed "I love you!" to Pearce. But Roberts made it seem as if he would not have gone to his bullpen if Hill hadn't previously told him to keep a close eye on him.