Spring training has not gone off to a great start for the Boston Red Sox. In yesterday’s game against the Rays, the Boston Red Sox let up 8 runs while they were unable to score at all. The Boston Red Sox are 1-4 in the Grapefruit League and have been outscored 35-18 in their first five games. (more)
Last night the Tampa Bay Rays made their fourth win-or-go-home game in nine days against the Boston Red Sox at Tropicana Field. Jose Lobaton’s solo home run hit during the 9th inning helped Tampa stave off elimination once again and gave the Rays their 5-4 victory against the Sox. (more)
Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester walked off the mound in the seventh inning to a standing ovation from the Fenway crowd. Lester, who has been struggling lately, came up clutch in a must-win game for the Sox.
Patriots Day means a lot of thing in Boston: The real start of spring, the Boston Marathon, excessive drinking, and this year it means the Tampa Bay Rays face off against the Red Sox in four straight games at Fenway. (more)