Kansas City Royals
Daisuke Matsuzaka allowed just one run over seven innings as the Red Sox closed their homestand with a 5-1 win over the Kansas City Royals.
The Boston Red Sox will have Daisuke Matsuzaka on the mound for the first time in nearly two months Monday as they finish a four-game set against the Kansas City Royals at Fenway Park.
James Loney hit a tying single in his Boston debut as the revamped Red Sox bounced back from a 12-inning loss to beat the Kansas City Royals 8-6 on Sunday.
The Royals completed their comeback from a six-run deficit by beating Boston 10-9 in 12 innings.
Josh Beckett was Boston’s scheduled starter for Saturday night’s game against the Kansas City Royals, but now finds himself on his way to Los Angeles. So Aaron Cook will get the start in his place.
The Boston Red Sox snapped a four-game losing streak with a 4-3 win over the Royals Friday night, thanks to two-RBI nights from David Ortiz and Pedro Ciriaco.
The Boston Red Sox activated DH David Ortiz from the disabled prior to Friday’s game against the Royals, and “Big Papi” made an immediate impact.
If all goes well, Red Sox designated hitter David Ortiz will be back in the Boston lineup Friday night as the team opens a four-game set against the Royals at Fenway Park.
Felger and Massarotti kicked it off discussing the Boston Red Sox’s Wednesday night 4-3 loss to the Royals in Kansas City and Josh Beckett’s start tonight.
Bobby Valentine was not a happy camper after his Red Sox lost 4-3 to the Royals Wednesday night.