Red Sox players celebrate after their World Series clinching win over the Cardinals.
Boston Red Sox players including pitcher Alan Embree (top L) celebrate after their World Series victory over the St. Louis Cardinals, in St. Louis, October 27, 2004. The Red Sox won the game 3-0 to sweep the best-of-seven series in four straight games. It is the Red Sox first World Series win since 1918. REUTERS/Mike Blake Pictures of the Month October 2004 JM/GN