The Shutout Team

Let’s go over the whole thing briefly so that we can appreciate the miracle that’s going on here. On October 6, Cleveland shut out Boston 6-0 to take a commanding lead in that best-of-five division series. The Red Sox had led Major League Baseball in runs scored by a fairly large margin -- 33 more runs than second-place Colorado -- and since the All-Star break had averaged 5.2 runs per game.

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