Prior to last night's 5-4 victory over Baltimore, the Boston Red Sox held a moment of silence in honor of Pumpsie Green, the first African-American player in Boston Red Sox history, who passed away July 17th at the age of 85.
Michael Chavis hit his 1st career grand slam in the 1st inning as Boston scored 5 runs to take a 5-0 lead and needed every run, as they out-slugged the Toronto Blue Jays 10-8 at Fenway Park, Monday, July 15th in the 1st game of the 4 game series.
Fresh off the Boston Red Sox 12 inning 7-4 loss to the Los Angeles Dodgers, the Boston Red Sox made a series of roster moves, designating for assignment Eduardo Nunez and optioning Hector Velazquez to Triple A Pawtucket.
The Boston Red Sox were trailing 4-2 going into the 8th inning against the Los Angeles Dodgers, but tied the game with back to back homers by Xander Bogaerts and JD Martinez. The Red Sox ultimately lost the game in 12 innings, losing 7-4
The Boston Red Sox bats didn't cool off with the All-Star break, as they blasted 3 homers and Eduardo Rodriguez pitched a gem striking out 10. The result... A Red Sox 8-1 victory over the Los Angeles Dodgers