Clay Buchholz pitched very well, allowing just 3 hits and 1 earned run through 7 strong innings. He earned the win, and is now a very good 5-3/3.59/55 this year. Daniel Bard and Jonathan Papelbon each relieved him with a scoreless inning. Jacoby Ellsbury (left) played a very good game, going 3-5 and scoring 3 runs. Dustin Pedroia also had a good game, going 3-4 with a run and an RBI, as he is now .255/4/23. Adrian Gonzalez went 2-4 with 2 RBIs, his 56th and 57th RBIs of the year. Kevin Youkilis went 1-4 with an RBI, as he singled in the 5th inning. Today at 1:07 EST, the Sox will have John Lackey (3-5/7.60/21) up against Brandon Morrow (2-3/4.50/62).
Clay Buchholz- 1 run on 3 hits in 7 innings, wow!
Daniel Bard- a scoreless inning of relief
Jonathan Papelbon- a scoreless inning of relief
Jacoby Ellsbury- 3-5 with 3 runs scored and a double
Dustin Pedroia- 3-4 with a run and an RBI
Adrian Gonzalez- 2-4 with 2 RBIs
Kevin Youkilis- 1-4 with an RBI
David Ortiz- 0-4 with 5 runners left on base
Jed Lowrie- 0-5 with a strikeout and 6 runners left on base
Mike Cameron- 0-4 with a strikeout and 3 runners left on base
Overall the Red Sox played a good game, and the streak now stands at 7 games!