The grandest of grand slam images

After the dramatic game-tying grand slam by David Ortiz in the second game of the American League Championship Series, we bring you the best grand slams of the 2013 Major League Baseball season in pictures.

  • Apr 16, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Brewers shortstop Yuniesky Betancourt (3) hits a grand slam home run off San Francisco Giants pitcher Barry Zito (not pictured) in the 3rd inning at Miller Park. Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 16, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Brewers shortstop Yuniesky Betancourt (3) reacts in the dugout after hitting a grand slam home run during the game against the San Francisco Giants in the 3rd inning at Miller Park. Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 24, 2013; New York, NY, USA; New York Mets outfielder Jordany Valdespin (1) hits a walk-off grand slam against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the bottom of the tenth inning of a MLB game at Citi Field. Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 24, 2013; New York, NY, USA; New York Mets outfielder Jordany Valdespin (1) tosses his helmet into the air after hitting a walk-off grand slam against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the bottom of the tenth inning of a MLB game at Citi Field. Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

  • Apr 24, 2013; New York, NY, USA; New York Mets outfielder Jordany Valdespin (1) is mobbed at home after hitting a walk-off grand slam against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the bottom of the tenth inning of a MLB game at Citi Field. Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

  • May 17, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals third baseman David Freese (23) hits a grand slam off of Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Wily Peralta (not pictured) during the first inning at Busch Stadium. Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

  • May 17, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals third baseman David Freese (23) celebrates with catcher Yadier Molina (4) after hitting a grand slam off of Milwaukee Brewers starting pitcher Wily Peralta (not pictured) during the first inning at Busch Stadium. Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

  • May 17, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals third baseman David Freese (23) receives a curtain call after hitting a grand slam against the Milwaukee Brewers at Busch Stadium. St. Louis defeated Milwaukee 7-6. Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

  • June 4, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; Philadelphia Phillies right fielder John Mayberry (15) hits a walk off grand slam home run during the eleventh inning against the Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park. The Phillis defeated the Marlins 7-3 in 11 innings. Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

  • June 4, 2013; Philadelphia, PA, USA; The Philadelphia Phillies celebrate the walk off grand slam home run of center fielder John Mayberry (15) during the eleventh inning against the Miami Marlins at Citizens Bank Park. The Phillis defeated the Marlins 7-3 in 11 innings. Howard Smith-USA TODAY Sports

  • June 5, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt (right) celebrates with third baseman Martin Prado (left) after he hit a grand slam off against the St. Louis Cardinals during the seventh inning at Busch Stadium. Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

  • June 5, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; Arizona Diamondbacks first baseman Paul Goldschmidt (44) hits a grand slam off of St. Louis Cardinals relief pitcher Maikel Cleto (not pictured) during the seventh inning at Busch Stadium. Mandatory Credit: Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports USA TODAY Sports

  • Jun 9, 2013; Cincinnati, OH, USA; St. Louis Cardinals player Matt Holliday hits a grand slam against the Cincinnati Reds during the tenth inning at Great American Ball Park. The Cardinals won 11-4. David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports

  • Jun 9, 2013; Cincinnati, OH, USA; St. Louis Cardinals player Matt Holliday (left) is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after hitting a grand slam against the Cincinnati Reds during the tenth inning at Great American Ball Park. The Cardinals won 11-4. David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports

  • Jun 9, 2013; Cincinnati, OH, USA; St. Louis Cardinals player Matt Holliday rounds the bases after hitting a grand slam against the Cincinnati Reds during the tenth inning at Great American Ball Park. The Cardinals won 11-4. David Kohl-USA TODAY Sports

  • Jul 7, 2013; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman (11) is congratulated by Bryce Harper (34) after hitting a grand slam during the third inning against the San Diego Padres at Nationals Park. Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports

  • Jul 7, 2013; Washington, DC, USA; Washington Nationals third baseman Ryan Zimmerman (11) is congratulated by Anthony Rendon (6) after hitting a grand slam during the third inning against the San Diego Padres at Nationals Park. Brad Mills-USA TODAY Sports

  • Jul 28, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers shortstop Jhonny Peralta (27) hits a grand slam home run in the sixth inning against the Philadelphia Phillies at Comerica Park. Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

  • Jul 28, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers shortstop Jhonny Peralta (27) runs the bases after he hits a grand slam home run in the sixth inning off Philadelphia Phillies relief pitcher Luis Garcia (57) at Comerica Park. Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

  • Jul 30, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila (13) hits a grand slam home run in the sixth inning against the Washington Nationals at Comerica Park. Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

  • Jul 30, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Detroit Tigers catcher Alex Avila (13) hits a grand slam home run in the sixth inning against the Washington Nationals at Comerica Park. Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

  • Aug 14, 2013; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Yankees left fielder Alfonso Soriano (12) crosses homeplate after hitting a grand slam against the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning at Yankee Stadium. Debby Wong-USA TODAY Sports

  • Aug 14, 2013; Bronx, NY, USA; New York Yankees left fielder Alfonso Soriano (12) hits a grand slam against the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning at Yankee Stadium. Debby Wong-USA TODAY Sports

  • Aug 21, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Chicago White Sox left fielder Dayan Viciedo (24) connects for a grand slam home run in the fourth inning of the game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium. Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

  • Aug 21, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Chicago White Sox left fielder Dayan Viciedo (24) is congratulated by batting coach Jeff Manto (31) after hitting a grand slam home run in the fourth inning of the game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium. Denny Medley-USA TODAY Sports

  • Aug 26, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Allen Craig (21) hits a grand slam off of Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher J.J. Hoover (not pictured) during the seventh inning at Busch Stadium. St. Louis defeated Cincinnati 8-6. Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

  • Aug 26, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Allen Craig (21) salutes the fans after hitting a grand slam off of Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher J.J. Hoover (not pictured) during the seventh inning at Busch Stadium. St. Louis defeated Cincinnati 8-6. Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

  • Aug 26, 2013; St. Louis, MO, USA; St. Louis Cardinals first baseman Allen Craig (21) is congratulated by third base coach Jose Oquendo (11) after hitting a grand slam off of Cincinnati Reds relief pitcher J.J. Hoover (not pictured) during the seventh inning at Busch Stadium. St. Louis defeated Cincinnati 8-6. Jeff Curry-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 1, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Cleveland Indians third baseman Mike Aviles (4) hits a grand slam home run in the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 1, 2013; Detroit, MI, USA; Cleveland Indians third baseman Mike Aviles (4) hugs shortstop Asdrubal Cabrera (13) after a grand slam home run in the ninth inning against the Detroit Tigers at Comerica Park. Rick Osentoski-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 6, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs left fielder Junior Lake (21) runs the bases after hitting a grand slam home run against the Milwaukee Brewers during the first inning at Wrigley Field. David Banks-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 6, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Chicago Cubs left fielder Junior Lake (21) watches his grand slam home run against the Milwaukee Brewers during the first inning at Wrigley Field. David Banks-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 6, 2013; Chicago, IL, USA; Fans try to catch a grand slam home run hit by Chicago Cubs left fielder Junior Lake (not pictured) against the Milwaukee Brewers during the first inning at Wrigley Field. David Banks-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 6, 2013; Bronx, NY, USA; Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli (12) hits a game-tying grand slam home run against the New York Yankees during the seventh inning of a game at Yankee Stadium. Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 6, 2013; Bronx, NY, USA; Boston Red Sox first baseman Mike Napoli (12) gets high fives in the dugout after hitting a game-tying grand slam home run against the New York Yankees during the seventh inning of a game at Yankee Stadium. Brad Penner-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 10, 2013; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays center fielder Anthony Gose (8) hits a grand slam home run in the second inning against the Los Angeles Angels at Rogers Centre. John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 10, 2013; Toronto, Ontario, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays right fielder Moises Sierra (14) and first baseman Adam Lind (26) congratulate center fielder Anthony Gose (8) on a grand slam home run in the second inning against the Los Angeles Angels at the Rogers Centre. John E. Sokolowski-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 11, 2013; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Boston Red Sox left fielder Mike Carp (37) hits a grand slam during the tenth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. Boston Red Sox defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3. Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 11, 2013; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Boston Red Sox left fielder Mike Carp (37) is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after hitting the go-ahead grand slam during the tenth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. Boston Red Sox defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3. Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 13, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia (39) hits a grand slam during the seventh inning against the New York Yankees at Fenway Park. Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 13, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia (39) is greeted by third base coach Brian Butterfield (13) after hitting a grand slam during the seventh inning against the New York Yankees at Fenway Park. Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 11, 2013; St. Petersburg, FL, USA; Boston Red Sox left fielder Mike Carp (37) is congratulated after he hit the go ahead grand slam during the tenth inning against the Tampa Bay Rays at Tropicana Field. Boston Red Sox defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3. Kim Klement-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 14, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence (8) celebrates with teammates Angel Pangan (16) and Brandon Belt (9) after hitting a grand slam against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the fifth inning at Dodger Stadium. Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 14, 2013; Los Angeles, CA, USA; San Francisco Giants right fielder Hunter Pence (8) celebrates with teammates after hitting a grand slam against the Los Angeles Dodgers during the fifth inning at Dodger Stadium. Kelvin Kuo-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 13, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia (39) hits a grand slam during the seventh inning against the New York Yankees at Fenway Park. Bob DeChiara-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 17, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Cincinnati Reds right fielder Jay Bruce (32) celebrates hitting a grand slam with center fielder Shin-Soo Choo (17) and first baseman Joey Votto (19) and left fielder Derrick Robinson (15) against the Houston Astros during the fourth inning at Minute Maid Park. Thomas Campbell-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 17, 2013; Houston, TX, USA; Cincinnati Reds right fielder Jay Bruce (32) runs home after hitting a grand slam against the Houston Astros during the fourth inning at Minute Maid Park. Thomas Campbell-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 18, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Sean Halton hits a grand slam home run in the first inning against the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park. Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 18, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Sean Halton watches his grand slam home run in the first inning against the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park. Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 18, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Chicago Cubs right fielder Nate Schierholtz cannot get ball hit by Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Sean Halton (not pictured) for a grand slam home run in the first inning at Miller Park. Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 18, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Chicago Cubs pitcher Chris Rusin (right) watches Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Sean Halton (left) run the bases after hitting a grand slam home run in the first inning at Miller Park. Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 18, 2013; Milwaukee, WI, USA; Milwaukee Brewers first baseman Sean Halton (11) is greeted in the dugout after hitting a grand slam home run in the first inning against the Chicago Cubs at Miller Park. Benny Sieu-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 22, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; Kansas City Royals right fielder Justin Maxwell (27) hits a walk off grand slam against the Texas Rangers during the 10th inning at Kauffman Stadium. The Royals beat the Rangers 4-0. Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 22, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; The Kansas City Royals celebrate after Justin Maxwell (27) hit a walk off grand slam against the Texas Rangers during the 10th inning at Kauffman Stadium. The Royals beat the Rangers 4-0. Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports

  • Sep 22, 2013; Kansas City, MO, USA; The Kansas City Royals celebrate after Justin Maxwell (27) hit a walk off grand slam against the Texas Rangers during the 10th inning at Kauffman Stadium. The Royals beat the Rangers 4-0. Peter G. Aiken-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 12, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz (34) hits a grand slam during the eighth inning in game two of the American League Championship Series baseball game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park. Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 12, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz (34) celebrates hitting a grand slam during the eighth inning in game two of the American League Championship Series baseball game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park. Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 12, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz (34) hits a grand slam during the eighth inning in game two of the American League Championship Series baseball game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park. The Boston Red Sox won 6-5. Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports

  • Oct 12, 2013; Boston, MA, USA; Boston Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz (right) celebrates with teammates after hitting a grand slam during the eighth inning in game two of the American League Championship Series baseball game against the Detroit Tigers at Fenway Park. Greg M. Cooper-USA TODAY Sports