Throwback: Moss & Manny’s Heroics Help Red Sox To Opening Day Win in Japan

On this date in 2008, Brandon Moss and Manny Ramirez pulled off some late game heroics to help the Boston Red Sox win their opening day matchup with the Oakland Athletics in Japan.

Moss his a game-tying home run in the top of the ninth inning to force extra innings.

Ramirez gave Boston the lead in the top of the tenth. Boston went on to win 6-5.

The game began at 6am eastern time.

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