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The four homers tied an ALCS record achieved nine times previously, most recently when the Red Sox hit four on Saturday.
"This kind of stuff doesn't happen very often," Baldelli said.
Upton hit three homers against Chicago in the first round and one against Boston on Saturday. Longoria also homered in Game 2, when the upstart Rays evened the series.
Notes: Lester needed just four pitches to get through the first inning, then he walked Longoria to lead off the second. After not allowing a leadoff runner in his previous two playoff starts, he let the leadoff man on in three consecutive innings. ... Boston SS Alex Cora and RF Baldelli started Monday for the first time in the AL championship series. ... Upton has hit safely in six consecutive playoff games. ... RHP Paul Byrd made his first relief appearance since the 2004 playoffs, when he was with Atlanta.
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