For both the Boston Red Sox and the Los Angeles Dodgers, there is a lot on the line. Despite having starting pitchers on the mound like Clayton Kershaw and David Price, the bats have come live early.First inning:Steve Pearce put the Red Sox on the scoreboard first with a 2-run home run against Kershaw. David Freese answered the call and hit a solo home run to cut the lead in half against Price. Dodgers hit seven home runs, sweep Colorado Rockies The Red Sox have taken a 4-1 lead with Kershaw on the mound. Newsroom GuidelinesNews TipsContact UsReport an Error Cody Bellinger homer gives Dodgers their first walkoff win of season Seventh inning: Sixth inning: Steve Pearce joins Babe Ruth and Ted Kluszewski as the only players 35 or older to have a multi-homer #WorldSeries game. pic.twitter.com/G5s9BImZ1v— MLB Stat of the Day (@MLBStatoftheDay) October 29, 2018 Dodgers’ Max Muncy trying to work his way out of slow start Related Articles Fire danger is on Dave Roberts’ mind as Dodgers head to San Francisco [email protected] is the first @RedSox player to hit a HR in all 3 rounds of the #postseason since @davidortiz in 2013. pic.twitter.com/PqYpHcePg4— MLB Stat of the Day (@MLBStatoftheDay) October 29, 2018 Third inning:Freese followed up his home run with a triple. How Dodgers pitcher Ross Stripling topped the baseball podcast empire Eyes on the Price. #WorldSeries pic.twitter.com/YprLUypUEW— MLB (@MLB) October 29, 2018Ninth inning:LET’S MAKE THIS THE LAST INNING OF THE 2018 SEASON…#SALEDAY pic.twitter.com/31vkhiFVcR— Boston Red Sox (@RedSox) October 29, 2018FINAL:The Boston Red Sox defeat the Los Angeles Dodgers 5-1 to win the World Series.This is the first time that a #WorldSeries has ended in the same stadium in back-to-back years since 1976-77 (Yankee Stadium). pic.twitter.com/sYLxjO2OrE— MLB Stat of the Day (@MLBStatoftheDay) October 29, 2018 Eighth inning:Steve Pearce hit his second home run of the game and makes a case to be the World Series MVP.