Young Powers Sox To Sweep [VIDEO]
Chris Young played while Mookie Betts rested on Sunday afternoon. Wow, did he ever play! Two home runs and five RBI as the Red Sox finished a four game sweep of the White Sox with a 6-3 win.
Young played rightfield and batted cleanup was the right guy at the right time all day.
Eduardo Nunez hit another homer – his fourth since being traded to Boston.
Doug Fister got the win, pitching 6.1 innings, scattering eight hits and walking no one. He struck out seven.
Craig Kimbrel picked up his 27th save.
The Sox are 63-49 and stay three games ahead of the 2nd place Yankees. The Red Sox are off on Monday, before starting a 5 game road trip with 2 games against the Tampa Bay Rays on Tuesday and Wednesday, and then 3 games in New York against the Yankees Friday-Sunday.