In a 5-5 game in the bottom of the ninth, the Boston Red Sox walk off with a win over the Toronto Blue Jays courtesy of a Mookie Betts RBI single.
John Farrell says all successful streaks stem from good pitching. That makes it clear why the Red Sox aren't on a successful streak.
Last offseason, the Marlins lured Jarrod Saltalamacchia away from the Red Sox with a three-year, $21 million contract. Today the veteran catcher was designated for assignment.
Knuckleballer Steven Wright is back with the Red Sox as the team recalls a pitcher from Pawtucket for the third straight day.
David Ortiz and Brock Holt are both back in the lineup as the Red Sox open a nine-game homestand with a game against the Blue Jays.