A year ago, Mike Carp seemed to be the poster boy for the Red Sox ability to get the big hit in the right spot.
BOSTON -- Jon Lester deserved a win for his efforts yesterday, but though he didn't get one, that didn't detract from his outing.
Mike Carp had a chance to win Wednesday night's game and couldn't. Given a second chance Thursday afternoon, he made good.
BOSTON -- Jackie Bradley Jr. is at the top of the list of the best defensive outfielders in baseball. The numbers bear that out.