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Alex Gordon smashed a one-out homer in the bottom of the ninth off Mets closer Jeurys Familia, tying the score at 4. It was Familia’s first blown save since July 30. The Royals went on to win the third time the longest game in World Series history by a 5-4 score. The game stretched five hours and nine minutes into Wednesday morning.