Henderson puts caution to Pujols' homer

Will Albert Pujols and Dave Henderson always be joined at the hip because of their postseason exploits? Not so fast, writes Jim Caple.

Originally Published: October 18, 2005
By Jim Caple | ESPN.com

Yes, Dave Henderson was watching Monday night when Albert Pujols hit his season-saving home run for the Cardinals in Game 5 of the National League Championship Series. But no, he did not immediately think back to the season-saving home run he hit for the Red Sox in Game 5 of the 1986 American League Championship Series.

"I didn't even think of that correlation until some of the media outlets brought up that my home run was the last time someone had done that,'' Henderson said from his home ...

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