The Boston Red Sox pitching staff held the Minnesota Twins to just 2 hits, but lost the game 2-1 on Thursday, September 6th. Rafael Devers, trying to score the tying run on JD Martinez's double, was gunned down at the plate to end the game
Mookie Betts hit the 1st pitch he saw Wednesday night, September 4th, for a home run and then a 3 run homer in the 2nd inning, driving in 5 runs on the night as the Boston Red Sox beat the Minnesota Twins 6-2 at Fenway Park.
Prior to the Wednesday night game with the Minnesota Twins, the Boston Red Sox added 4 pitchers from Pawtucket to the big-league roster! Recalled were left-handed pitcher Bobby Poyner and right-handed pitchers Colten Brewer, Trevor Kelley, and Mike Shawaryn
Leading 4-3 going into the bottom of the 8th inning, the Boston Red Sox bullpen allowed 7 runs in the 8th inning and fell to the Angels 10-4, Saturday night in California. With the loss, the Red Sox missed an opportunity to climb within 4.5 games of the wild card spot with a month to play.
Mookie Betts blasted a solo homer to start the game and capped off his night with a solo homer in the 15th inning, as the Boston Red Sox kept their playoff hopes alive with a 7-6 win over the Angels in California on Friday night, August 30th.
The Boston Red Sox beat the Colorado Rockies Wednesday night, August 28th, sweeping the quick 2 game series in Colorado 7-4. Xander Bogaerts blasted 2 homers, his 29th and 30th of the season, driving in 3 runs.