Daniel Nava’s long single to center field capped a six-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning as the Boston Red Sox came back to beat the Mariners 8-7 on Thursday night and sweep Seattle in the three-game series.
The Felger and Massarotti Show from Thursday, August 1.
Daniel Nava hit a two-out single in the top of the 10th inning to score pinch-runner Jackie Bradley Jr., and the Boston Red Sox rallied from a four-run deficit.
David Ortiz led the Boston Red Sox to an 11-4 win over the Seattle Mariners on Wednesday night.
On Tuesday night, David Ortiz went 4-for-5 in Boston’s 11-8 win over the Seattle Mariners, tying Harold Baines for the most hits all time by a designated hitter.
Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a tiebreaking home run, Shane Victorino slugged the last of Boston’s five long balls and the Red Sox snapped a three-game skid with an 11-8 win over the Seattle Mariners on Tuesday night.
Felix Hernandez held the Red Sox to two runs and six hits over seven innings.
After the Seattle Mariners’ successful road trip, Felix Hernandez will try to help his club start posting better results at home.
He’ll be opposed by Jon Lester, who will attempt to end the Boston Red Sox’s recent road woes by adding to his dominance over the Mariners on Monday night.
Look for Jesus Montero to take a step forward this year, possibly to the All-Star level that many saw in him as he came up through the minors.
The Red Sox have reportedly offered catcher/first baseman Mike Napoli a three year deal, but the free agent is holding out for a fourth year, and he may get it from another AL team.