Video: Lester, Ross Power Red Sox To Game 5 Win

 David Ross #3 of the Boston Red Sox hits a ground rule double in the seventh inning as Yadier Molina #4 of the St. Louis Cardinals looks on during Game Five of the 2013 World Series at Busch Stadium on October 28, 2013 in St Louis, Missouri.

Jon Lester was dominant for 7 2/3 innings while his battery mate David Ross had two hits, including the game-winning RBI, as the Boston Red Sox beat the St. Louis Cardinals in Game 5 of the 2013 World Series at Busch Stadium on Monday night.

The Red Sox now lead the series 3-2 as it shifts back to Boston for Game 6 and if necessary, Game 7.

David Ortiz saw his streak of nine times consecutively reaching base come to an end but he still finished the game 3-of-4 with an RBI.

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