Boston Red Sox
Delmon Young drove in five runs, Chris Davis homered and the Baltimore Orioles received a bounce-back pitching performance from Bud Norris in an 18-7 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Sunday.
The Boston Red Sox were edged by the Orioles in 10 innings Saturday night in Baltimore.
The Sox and Orioles, fresh off a four-game series, are set to square off for three more this weekend.
The Red Sox have survived thus far without much hitting, but they’ll need that to change rather quickly.
Through three weeks of the season, it’s clear the Red Sox do not have an ace.
Rene Rivera had a run-scoring single in the bottom of the ninth inning and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on Thursday night.
Dan Roche reflects on his many trips to the White House following Boston’s champions.
“You can see flashes of Mookie Betts. Yet, after his RBI single Wednesday night against the Rays, he’s still hitting .203 this season and his OPS is a couple of ticks over .600 on the season.”
The Sox scored one unearned run, and that’s all they needed, as they won 1-0 in Tampa Bay.
David Ortiz got a little too close to the umpire on Sunday, and will now have to sit out a game because of it.