Kansas City Royals
Bruce Chen picked up his first victory of the season, Alcides Escobar drove in the go-ahead run and the Kansas City Royals held off the Boston Red Sox 4-3 Wednesday night.
The Red Sox hope Jon Lester can continue his dominance of the Kansas City Royals and help them avoid losing their first series at Kauffman Stadium in almost six years Wednesday night.
Red Sox rookie sensation Will Middlebrooks said his hamstring tightness is “nothing serious” and he hopes to return to the Boston lineup on Wednesday.
The lumbering designated hitter’s three-run shot in the eighth inning Tuesday night boosted the Kansas City Royals a 6-4 victory over the Red Sox.
After ending a five-game skid, the Red Sox will try to keep heading in the right direction Tuesday night at Kauffman Stadium.
Will Middlebrooks homered twice, David Ortiz and Dustin Pedroia also went deep, and the Boston Red Sox pounded the Kansas City Royals 11-5.
After a particularly bitter end to a dismal homestand, the Boston Red Sox may welcome a trip to Kansas City as they search for answers.
There’s a rumor circulating that the Red Sox may be seeking pitching help for a potential one-game playoff against the Rays tomorrow. One name listed was Kansas City Royals pitcher Bruce Chen.
The Red Sox could get a few of their walking wounded back soon as they enter the final stretch of the regular season.
Joining 98.5 The Sports Hub’s Toucher and Rich Monday morning, Peter Abraham of the Boston Globe was on his way to Texas for the Red Sox very important series against the Rangers.