Christian Arroyo wasn't originally in Tuesday's starting lineup. Red Sox Nation has to be happy that he was added late to replace Pablo Reyes, as he went 5-5, driving in 4 runs. The Red Sox won their 6th straight game, beating Minnesota 10-4.

Reyes was a late scratch because of abdominal soreness. Arroyo had a double, and a solo home run, his 3rd of the season.

Adam Duvall hit his 5th homer in the 4th inning.

Masataka Yoshida went 3-5 and hit his 8th homer of the season in the 8th inning.

Justin Turner was 2-3 with his 16th double of the season.

Kutter Crawford cruised through 5.0 innings to pick up the win and is now 2-3 on the season. He struck out 6, and allowed 6 hits, but no runs.

Brennan Bernadino pitched a scoreless 6th inning, striking out 2 and walking 1.

Corey Kluber was brought in to pitch the final 3 innings. with Boston leading 8-0. He gave up 3 home runs and 4 runs on 5 hits to pick up an ugly save.

Boston is now 39-35 and a half game out of being out of last place. They are also just 1.5 games out of the 3rd and final wild card spot.

Boston and Minnesota will play game 3 of the 4-game series Wednesday night. The pregame starts at 6:40 p.m. with the 1st pitch at 7:40 p.m. Hear the game Downeast on AM 1370 and in Aroostook County on 101.9 The Rock.

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