BOSTON - With a left-handed hitter due up for the Red Sox in the 7th inning, the Athletics turned to reliever Pat Venditte.
BOSTON - The Boston Red Sox are a season-high tying seven games under .500 and a season-high tying 5.5 games back in the division.
After a sloppy loss to the Minnesota Twins on Thursday that included an 0-for-5 f
OAKLAND -- For seven innings on Wednesday, the Red Sox had just one run to show for themselves.
Surprisingly, it came off the bat of Daniel Nava.