Red Sox Beat Rangers 11-4
Make it 6 in a row for the 1st place Boston Red Sox, as the Red Sox beat the Texas Rangers 11-4 on July 4th in Texas. Tuesday night's star was rookie Andrew Benintendi who was 5-5 and made a great catch!
The Red Sox banged out 19 hits and Benintendi was 5-5 with 6 RBIs. Benintendi hit 2 homers and had a double.
Jackie Bradley Jr. was 3-5 with his 11th home run. Hanley Ramirez continued his hot hitting in July going 2-5 with a double.
David Price pitched a strong 6.0 innings allowing 6 hits and no runs. He struck out 9 and walked 2.
With the New York Yankees loss, Boston increased their first place lead to 4.0 games. The Red Sox play the Rangers Wednesday night in the last game of the 3 game series, with the pregame starting at 7:20 and 1st pitch at 8:05 on AM 1370 WDEA.