Nelson Cruz and the 10 Greatest Grand Slams in MLB Postseason History

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Nelson Cruz and the 10 Greatest Grand Slams in MLB Postseason History
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Only in the grand game of baseball can magnificent historic accomplishments intermingle so seamlessly with the feats of the present day.

Naturally, this makes it only fitting that Major League Baseball's first postseason walk-off grand slam—a Nelson Cruz blast that sealed the Tigers' ALCS Game 2 fate—occurred exactly (and eerily) 91 years to the day after Major League Baseball's first postseason grand slam by Elmer Smith of Cleveland off Brooklyn's Burleigh Grimes on the 10th day of October, 1920.

In between Cruz's and Smith's historic bases-full four-baggers, there have been quite a few whose stories bear retelling. Here are the top 10.

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