WATCH: Schwarber blasts another Red Sox grand slam in ALCS Game 3 vs. Astros originally appeared on NBC Sports Boston
The Boston Red Sox offense is on fire.
After making history in Game 2 of the American League Championship Series against the Houston Astros by hitting grand slams in back-to-back innings, the Red Sox launched another in Game 3 on Monday night.
Kyle Schwarber stepped to the plate with the bases loaded in the second inning and blasted a grand slam to the right field seats at Fenway Park, sending the crowd into a frenzy.
Check out the scene in the video below:
Here’s a historical note on the grand slam:
The homer gave Boston a 6-0 lead. The Red Sox have now scored six or more runs in six of their eight games during the 2021 MLB postseason, including Monday night.
The ALCS was tied at one win apiece entering Game 3. The Astros took Game 1 and the Red Sox evened the series in Game 2.