WATCH: Kyle Schwarber Redeems Mistake to Come Back Strong in Boston Red Sox vs Tampa Bay Rays Game

Published 10/11/2021, 11:09 AM EDT


Boston Red Sox’s Kyle Schwarber is well-known for his positive on-field energy. Notably, fans appreciate him for being his unapologetic self, whatsoever the result. Displaying the same, Kyle sought redemption in the ALDS series’ third game between Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays.

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On Sunday, Red Sox successfully established their domination over the Tampa Bay Rays in the five-game series. They clinched Game 3 by 6-4, taking the lead in the series with 2-1.

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Kyle Schwarber receives a standing ovation from fans

Red Sox and Tampa Bay Rays entered the match with the series leveled at 1-1. However, Red Sox triumphed over the Rays in an intense 13 innings battle. Even as the Red Sox players upped their game in the post-season, Kyle made a mistake during the game.

In the third innings, Kyle messed up throwing the ball to the pitcher and looked absolutely disappointed.

Coincidently, in the next innings, Kyle found himself in the same position. However, this time, he did not miss. Schwarber perfectly delivered the ball to the pitcher before the runner reached the plate.

With the excitement of overcoming his last mistake, he celebrated on the field as he tipped his cap to the audience. Red Sox’s home ground, Fenway Park, gave him a standing ovation, appreciating his worthwhile comeback.

Oct 10, 2021; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Boston Red Sox first baseman Kyle Schwarber (18) reacts after scoring against the Tampa Bay Rays during the third inning in game three of the 2021 ALDS at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports

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The post-season ALDS series between Red Sox and Rays has been a delight for fans. The tables kept turning drastically in the three games between the two teams. While Rays had started off with the lead, Red Sox clinched the next two games. Notably, the Rays had won the first game with 5-0, but now Red Sox have made a much-stronger comeback.

Oct 10, 2021; Boston, Massachusetts, USA; Boston Red Sox first baseman Kyle Schwarber (18) celebrates with manager Alex Cora after hitting a solo home run against the Tampa Bay Rays during the first inning in game three of the 2021 ALDS at Fenway Park. Mandatory Credit: Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports

The Red Sox team needs just one win to take away Rays’ dream of winning the season. Do you think the Rays will bag a win and draw the series or will Red Sox clinch the series on Monday night?

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Shreya Verma

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Shreya Verma is a US Sports writer at EssentiallySports. A post-graduation student in political science, Shreya is also a professional 10m air pistol shooter. Taking after her athlete father, she was naturally inclined towards the athletic life.

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