Blum, who was acquired in a July 31 deadline deal with San Diego, had hit only one home run in 95 regular-season at-bats with the Sox and had batted only once in the post-season before lining a 2-0 pitch over the right field fence.
"It's been a blessing and an interesting year," Blum said. "I had about 100 of these at-bats in my backyard with my brother."
Lucky guy. Free drinks anywhere on the south side for the rest of his life.