Red Sox Snap Losing Streak Beat Indians 10-4 [VIDEO]
The Boston Red Sox remain the only major league baseball team without a 4 game or more losing streak, after they snapped their 3 game losing streak, beating the Cleveland Indians 10-4 Wednesday night, August 22nd at Fenway Park.
Xander Bogaerts blasted 2 homers in the game, and was 2-5. It was his 2nd career multi-home run game, his first since June 18, 2017 when he did so against Houston.
Mitch Moreland was 2-4 with a 2 run homer, his 15th of thee season. Andrew Benintendi hit a bases clearing double, driving in 3 runs with 2 outs in the bottom of the 4th inning. Ian Kinsler was 2-4 and has reached base in 22 of his last 23 starts.
Brian Johnson started for the Red Sox and pitched 4.1 innings. He allowed 3 runs on 5 hits while striking out 3 and walking 1. Matt Barnes picked up the win in relief.
The New York Yankees lost to Miami Wednesday, 9-3 and they are now 9 games behind the Red Sox in 2nd place. The Yankees are off on Thursday, and start a series at Baltimore on Friday, August 24th.
The Red Sox conclude their 4 game series this afternoon, Thursday, August 23rd, sending David Price to the mound. The pregame starts at 12:20 with the 1st pitch at 1:05 on AM 1370 WDEA.