The Boston Red Sox were a disappointment this season, but they're playing with pride as the year winds down, taking on the role of spoiler.
The Red Sox have recently stepped their game up, but mistakes cost them their final game of their series against the Mets.
4yFormer Red Sox left fielder Manny Ramirez speaks for first time since his sudden retirement.
4yThe Sox manager says Ramirez is 'not our player,' so he has nothing to say about the slugger's retirement.
4yBoston's offense comes alive, going 6-for-9 with runners in scoring position, and four innings of scoreless pitching from four relievers seals the victory.
4yAdrian Gonzalez made a memorable Fenway debut, with a multi-hit game including a bunt single and two RBI.
4yIn the first week of the season, the Sox couldn't do anything right. Put them against the toughest lineup they're likely to face all season and they break out with a vengeance.
4yDustin Pedroia homers in his third consecutive home opener, sparking an offensive outburst that leads to Boston's first win.
4yJohn Lackey was credited with the Red Sox' first win of the season, but it was the bullpen that deserved the credit.