Rick Porcello allows six runs in seven innings and the Red Sox open their trip by being swept by the Twins with a 6-4 loss.
Red Sox pitching prospect Eduardo Rodriguez is going to make his MLB debut on Thrusday in a start against the Rangers.
Sean McAdam joined SportsNet Central to discuss whether or not the Sox should pursue Phillies left-hander Cole Hamels.
2yAs the Sox real closer continues to rehab, the fill-in has encountered a bit of a rough patch
2yJon Lester says he has noticed how Jarrod Saltalamacchia has run with his new role this season now that Jason Varitek is out of the picture.
2yDustin Pedroia says his thumb feels fine after playing against the Orioles on Tuesday.
2yJon Lester said he felt pretty good, but the bullpen lost the Red Sox lead and the lefty settled for a no-decision.
2yHe's not about to be confused with David Ortiz, but catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia now has two dramatic late-inning homers at Fenway the last two weeks.
2yA Red Sox bullpen which has been so good and so dependable for the past six weeks picked a bad time to have a collective collapse Tuesday night, costing the Red Sox an 8-6 loss to the Baltimore Orioles.
2yThe Red Sox bullpen blows two leads, the second in the tenth inning, and Boston drops its series opener to the O's, 8-6.