On This Day In Baseball History: October 10, 2011

Nelson Cruz

 

Texas Rangers outfielder Nelson Cruz becomes the first player in Major League Baseball history to hit a walk-off grand slam when he hits an 11th inning homer to lift the Rangers past the Tigers in game two of the ALCS. Cruz would end up winning ALCS MVP honors by hitting 6 homers, driving in 13 runs, while slugging 1.273 in 23 at-bats.

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