David Ortiz leads off the fourth inning with his 495th career home run, providing the Red Sox a lead they won't relinquish as they beat the New York Yankees, 4-3
Jackie Bradley Jr. continues to do it all. He had three hits, scored two runs and turned in the defensive play of the game.
4yAlso, PawSox pitchers strike out 13; Chili Davis has a good stat for Red Sox fans.
4yThe left says he probably wouldn't have re-signed with the Red Sox if he had known he would be demoted.
4yAceves was scheduled to pitch the season opener for the Pawtucket Red Sox on Thursday night but was scratched.
4yThe misery continued for the Red Sox Wednesday, shutout by the Cleveland Indians, 1-0, for their sixth straight loss in as many games to open the season, matching their worst start since 1945.
4yIt was a road trip to forget, and the Red Sox hope fans are willing to forgive. In a season that has started off on the wrong foot, coming home could do the trick.
4yJon Lester did all he could Thursday to keep the Sox in the game, but once again the offense was a no-show.
4yThe Red Sox have already started one of those seasons the Regular Season. On Friday, a second season -- the Yankees Season Series -- begins.