10/24/2013 12:10 pm ET

David Ortiz Sliding, Carlos Beltran's Catch, Boston Bro Among 8 Must-See GIFs From World Series Game 1


What the opening game of the 2013 World Series lacked in drama it more than made up for with made-for-GIF moments. From the rare sight of David Ortiz sliding into home plate to the Boston bro pouring soda on himself in celebration, here are 8 must-see GIFs from the Red Sox 8-1 win over the Cardinals in Game 1.

Umpire Dana DeMuth Thought Pete Kozma Caught This

(GIF via @WorldOfIsaac)

David Ortiz Sliding Into Home As Red Sox Take Early 3-0 Lead

Big Papi with the exuberant slide into home, and the Sox lead... on Twitpic
(GIF via @BuzzFeedSports)

Adam Wainwright, Yadier Molina Drop The Ball

Adam Wainwright & Yadier Molina miscommunication leads to... on Twitpic
(GIF via @YahooSports)

Adam Wainwraight Is Too Tall For The Dugout At Fenway Park

GIF: 6'7 Adam Wainwright is not used to the height of Fe... on Twitpic
(GIF via @TheNoseBleeds)

Carlos Beltran Robbed David Ortiz Of A Grand Slam

Carlos Beltran committed a straight-up robbery #stlcards [GIF]  on Twitpic
(GIF via @Daniel_Doelling)

Retired U.S. Marine Corps Sergeant Dan Clark Is Ready For 'God Bless America'

(GIF via @DCShopped)

David Ortiz Made Sure No One Could Catch This Two-Run Homer

(GIF via @DCShopped)

Boston Fan Celebrates Win By Pouring Beverage On Himself

(GIF via Deadspin)