Bullpen help, a third catcher and an additional middle infielder and outfielder will likely be joining the Red Sox when rosters expand.
Injuries had David Ortiz (heel), Hanley Ramirez (shoulder) and reliever Junichi Tazawa (groin) unavailable on Saturday.
David Ortiz and Hanley Ramirez are out of the lineup as the Red Sox look to make it two in a row over the N.L. East-leading Mets.
In a battle of bullpens, Red Sox relievers weren't quite as bad as the relievers for the New York Mets.
Blake Swihart's drive actually strikes above the boundary line in center and is, in actuality, a conventional home run - even though it wasn't scored as such.