In the sixth inning of game four of the Cardinals/Red Sox World Series game, David Ortiz gave his team an animated pep talk in the Red Sox dugout. Not long after that, Boston’s Jonny Gomes went long with a three-run homer.

That gave New York Times columnist Ross Douthat a great idea:

Think about it, Obama administration! Maybe it would be futile because even Big Papi might be powerless against a train wreck of the magnitude of Obamacare, but it might be worth a try as a last ditch effort.