August 2, 2013

G111: Diamondbacks 7, Red Sox 6

Diamondbacks - 201 030 100 - 7 16  1
Red Sox      - 220 002 000 - 6  9  0
Lester's "unacceptable" outing: 4.1-11-6-0-6, 102.

Cody Ross went 4-for-5, with two doubles, a home run, and 3 RBI.

For the Red Sox, David Ortiz and Stephen Drew hit homers. Drew drove in three runs.

The Rays lost to San Francisco 4-1, so Boston's one-game lead remained intact. ... The Yankees lost 7-2 to the Padres.
Randall Delgado / Jon Lester
Ellsbury, CF
Victorino, RF
Pedroia, 2B
Ortiz, DH
Napoli, 1B
Nava, LF
Saltalamacchia, C
Drew, SS
Holt, 3B
The Red Sox (66-44) trail the Pirates (65-43) by .002 for best record in the major leagues. ... The Rays (1 GB) are hosting the Giants. ... The floundering Yankees (8.5 GB) are in San Diego.


johngoldfine said...

So! John Henry is buying the Boston Globe!

allan said...

Clean out your desks, Dan and Nick!

laura k said...

Clean out your desks, Dan and Nick!

Wouldn't that be Christmas in August!

Funny that anyone would want to own a newspaper these days. I assume Henry doesn't want to flush his money away, so I wonder what I'm not seeing.