Photo gallery The best Globe photos of Game 6 ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page John Tlumacki/Globe staff Fans watched Red Sox batting practice from the outfield bleachers before World Series Game 6. Jessica Rinaldi for The Boston Globe Joseph Lombardo, 28, of Somerville looked to see if the ticket line had started moving as he waited to try to score a ticket to Game 6. Jessica Rinaldi for The Boston Globe Big League Brian was silhouetted as he balanced his cap on his nose before the start of Game 6. John Tlumacki/Globe staff Don Smead of Putney, Vt., wore a "B" on his bald head as he attended what he said was his 1,289th Red Sox game. Jim Davis/Globe Staff The Dropkick Murphys sang while Irish step dancers performed before Game 6. Jim Davis/Globe Staff John Lackey reacted after getting an out. John Tlumacki/Globe staff Shane Victorino drove in three runners to give the Red Sox the lead in the third inning. Bill Greene/Globe Staff Jonny Gomes slid home safely, scoring the third run. Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe Stewart Norwood, 23, (center) and Dylan Currie, 24, reacted at Forum in Boston as Shane Victorino drove in three runs in the third inning. John Tlumacki/Globe staff Jonny Gomes leaped in the air as he was greeted by Jarrod Saltalamacchia in the third inning. Jessica Rinaldi for The Boston Globe Fans reacted to runs scored during the fourth inning. John Tlumacki/Globe Staff The Cardinals dugout was quiet in the eighth inning. Jessica Rinaldi for The Boston Globe Fans Brandon Frye (left) and J.D. Bessey reacted after the Red Sox scored a run in the fourth inning. Bill Greene/Globe Staff Jacoby Ellsbury got caught in a rundown between first and second base in the fifth inning, but he made it back to first safely. Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe Ben Blum, 27, Dan Gommel, 26, Chris Blum, 25, and Pat Hitchcock, 29, reacted at Forum in Boston as Jacoby Ellsbury escaped the rundown. Jim Davis/Globe Staff John Lackey tipped his hat after being pulled from the game in the seventh inning. Bill Greene/Globe Staff The Red Sox ran out of the dugout to begin celebrating their World Series win. The Sox beat the Cardinals 6-1. Barry Chin/Globe Staff Closer Koji Uehara was lifted by catcher David Ross. Jim Wilson/Globe Staff The last time the Red Sox won the World Series at Fenway Park was in 1918. Jessica Rinaldi for The Boston Globe Julia Hill, 28, of Providence reacted as the Red Sox won. Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff Koji Uehara celebrated the victory with teammates. John Tlumacki/Globe staff The Red Sox were jubilant at the end of the game. Yoon S. Byun/Globe staff Police patrolled Lansdowne Street outside of Fenway Park. Stan Grossfeld/Globe Staff David Ortiz hugged manager John Farrell. Yoon S. Byun/Globe staff Ben Eley of Blue Hill, Maine, cheered as police started to clear the crowds from the Fenway Park area during the fifth inning. Jim Davis/Globe Staff The Red Sox celebrated with showers of champagne in the clubhouse. Yoon S. Byun/Globe staff The crowd in Kenmore Square reacted as the Red Sox won the World Series. Pat Greenhouse/Globe Staff Fans at Latino Restaurant in Jamaica Plain celebrated. Jessica Rinaldi for The Boston Globe Police officers in riot gear moved crowds back after celebrations got out of control outside of Fenway Park. Jessica Rinaldi for The Boston Globe People climbed atop an overturned car outside of Fenway Park. Jim Davis/Globe Staff As fireworks exploded over Fenway Park, baseball commissioner Bud Selig presented the championship trophy to the Larry Lucchino, Tom Werner, John Henry, Ben Cherington, and John Farrell. Jessica Rinaldi for The Boston Globe People climbed to the top of traffic lights outside of Fenway Park after the victory. Jim Davis/Globe Staff Jonny Gomes waved the championship flag behind teammate Shane Victorino, who was doing a television interview on the field following the win. Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe Fans celebrated on Boylston Street. Stan Grossfeld/Globe staff Fans cheered as the World Series Trophy was shown. John Tlumacki/Globe Staff Smoke from fireworks filled the ballpark as the Red Sox players celebrated on the field. Aram Boghosian for The Boston Globe Fans celebrated by jumping on a moving cab on Massachusetts Avenue.