BOSTON – Felix Doubront matched his shortest outing of the season Sunday, going 3 2/3 innings, giving up four runs on seven hits and a walk with four strikeouts.
BOSTON – The last two Septembers have been disastrous for the Red Sox. While 2012 was disastrous from start to finish, 2011 fell apart as the starting pitching fell apart.
BOSTON – Jake Peavy got the better of his former team, as the Red Sox beat the White Sox, 7-2, Saturday night at Fenway Park for the second straight game.
BOSTON – It may not have been his signature towering blast. But a two-run single may have been just what David Ortiz needed to knock him out of his slump.