Red Sox Fall to Indians 6-3
The Boston Red Sox lost to the Cleveland Indians 6-3 on Tuesday, August 21st, matching their longest losing streak of the season, having lost their last 3 games. The Red Sox managed only 5 hits in Tuesday's loss.
Nathan Eovaldi pitched 5.1 innings, allowing 4 runs on 10 hits. He struck out 2 and walked 1.
Andrew Benintendi had 2 of the Red Sox's 5 hits. He had a double as did Xander Bogaerts and Eduardo Nunez. JD Martinez had a single.
The New York Yankees won their 4th consecutive game, beating the Miami Marlins 2-1 Tuesday and now trail the 1st place Red Sox by 8 games.
The Red Sox and Indians will play the 3rd of the 4 game series Wednesday night. Brian Johnson will start for the Red Sox with the pregame starting at 6:25 and 1st pitch at 7:10 on AM 1370 WDEA.