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John Lackey, seen in the second inning, pitched into the seventh.
John Lackey reacted as a power outage forced a delay early in the game.
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Jonny Gomes beat out the throw to first base to break up Justin Verlander’s no-hitter in the fifth inning.
John Lackey got a pat on the back from Mike Napoli after getting the last out of the fifth inning.
Justin Verlander is seen during the first inning.
John Farrell took John Lackey out of the game in the seventh inning. Lackey allowed no runs.
Jonny Gomes made a diving catch to rob Prince Fielder of a hit in the seventh inning.
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Jacoby Ellsbury returned safely to first as Prince Fielder took the throw.
Stephen Drew dove but couldn’t make the play on a seventh-inning single by Victor Martinez.
Mike Napoli hit a home run in the seventh inning for the game’s only run.
Napoli’s home run came off Tigers starter Justin Verlander.
Napoli’s drive was out of reach of Tigers left fielder Andy Dirks.
Napoli rounded the bases after his seventh-inning shot.
Napoli was congratulated by Jarrod Saltalamacchia after his home run.
Napoli received a celebratory tug on his beard at home plate from Saltalamacchia.
Jonny Gomes had a beard-tug waiting for Napoli.
David Ortiz and Napoli celebrated with a pull of Napoli's playoff beard.
Stephen Drew dove into second base with a seventh-inning double.
Dustin Pedroia turned a double play in the ninth inning.
Koji Uehara received a high five from John Farrell after the win.
Sox David Ortiz carried Uehara after he saved a 1-0 victory over Detroit.
Jonny Gomes, Jacoby Ellsbury, and right fielder Shane Victorino celebrated the win.
Koji Uehara, who recorded a four-out save, and Mike Napoli, who provided the only run of the game, leapt in celebration.
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