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Twitter explodes after Justin Turner unleashes go-ahead blast in NLCS

Matt Johnson
MLB free agents: Justin Turner
Oct 15, 2017; Los Angeles, CA, USA; Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner (10) runs home on a three run home run against the Chicago Cubs in the ninth inning during game two of the 2017 NLCS playoff baseball series at Dodger Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Richard Mackson-USA TODAY Sports

Los Angeles Dodgers third baseman Justin Turner had been quiet this postseason. Then he came through in Game 2 with a go-ahead home run to give Los Angeles its first lead in the NLCS.

Turner walked to the plate with Chris Taylor on first base as the tying run in the eighth inning. Facing Jeremy Jeffress and a one-run deficit, Turner drilled a splitter over the wall in left field to put Los Angeles ahead for the first time in the series.

As soon as the ball left the bat and sailed over the fence, Twitter exploded in celebration as Turner delivered another memorable moment for the Dodgers in October.