“We don’t get here every day. Let’s relax and play the game the way we know how. We better than this right here. Let’s loosen up and play the game the way we do.”
Big Papi’s dugout speech to his Red Sox teammates in Game 4 of the World Series was a huge turning point, inspiring a rally that turned a 1-1 tie into a 4-2 victory. Jonny Gomes belted a three-run home run in the Red Sox’ at-bat immediately following the pep talk.