The Red Sox match the Pittsburgh Pirates in hits, but are blanked where it counts -- on the scoreboard. The Pirates smack three homers and shut the Sox out, 4-0.
Brock Holt remains sidelined with the effects of a concussion suffered last month in Toronto and won't play in the three-game series at PNC Park.
After all the anticipation and hype, Rusney Castillo will finally join the Red Sox and make his major league debut Wednesday night against the Pittsburgh Pirates.
Phillies closer Jonathan Papelbon has been suspended for seven games and fined an undisclosed amount of money, Major League Baseball announces on Monday night.
Steven Wright's career was stalled when he took up the knuckleball in 2010. Now he's with the Red Sox and it's taking off.