Video: Drew Blasts Red Sox Past Astros, 7-5

In the city where NASA calls home, you expect there to be talk about blast offs of rockets. Stephen Drew of the Boston Red Sox skipped the talk and launched one of his own.

It was a three-run homer in the top of the 9th inning which gave the Boston Red Sox a 7-5 win over the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on Wednesday night.

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