Clay Buchholz (17-7) tossed 8 innings, allowing 1 run in the Red Sox 6-1 win over the White Sox in Chicago on Monday night. Adrian Beltre (101), David Ortiz (100), and Victor Martinez (77) all drove in 2 in the victory.
The Yankees and Rays both lost on Monday night, keeping the Sox alive in both the division and Wild Card races.
The Red Sox and White Sox play the 2nd of 4 from Chicago on Tuesday night. John Lackey (13-11) will make the start for Boston opposite Edwin Jackson (9-12).