Game 7 of World Series: 'A gift for everyone'
was on first with two outs when Harry Walker hit a line drive to center. Leon Culberson threw the ball to shortstop Johnny Pesky , who hesitated for a second as Slaughter dashed home with the deciding run. --- SLIPPING AWAY The Tigers won a laugher
Comedy, tragedy mingle for Shakespeare at Fenway
mind the hometown pride of Red Sox Nation. Shakespeare had his Henry VI trilogy; the Red Sox had their own No. 6, Johnny Pesky , who served the team as player, manager and coach in a six-decade career before finally receiving a championship