The Boston Red Sox fell to the Detroit Tigers 8-4 in 10 innings on Sunday at Fenway Park. It was the 1st time the Red Sox had lost on Sunday all season long. They're now 9-1 on Sunday.

The Red Sox were cruising up 3-0 at the end of the 4th inning, but Detroit took the lead with 2 runs in the top of the 7th 4-3. Rafael Devers hit a solo home run in the 8th inning to tie the game.

The homer was his 11th of the season. He finished the game going 2-4 with a triple and homer, and 2 runs batted in.

Brayan Bello went 6.1 innings, allowing 8 hits and 4 runs. He struck out 5 and walked 3.

Kenley Jansen pitched a scoreless 9th inning, with a strikeout. That strikeout (his 1,183rd), tied Rollie Fingers for the 6th most by a reliever in Major League Baseball history

Cam Booser pitched the 10th and allowed the 4 runs on 4 hits. He's now 0-2 on the season.

Jarren Duran was 2-3 with a pair of walks.

Prior to Sunday's game the Red Sox made the following roster moves

  • Placed infielder Vaughn Grissom on the 10-Day Injured List with a right hamstring strain.
  • Placed infielder/outfielder Romy Gonzalez on the 10-Day Injured List, retroactive to May 31, with a left hamstring strain.
  • Transferred right-handed pitcher Garrett Whitlock to the 60-Day Injured List.
  • Selected infielder/outfielder Jamie Westbrook to the active Major League roster from Triple-A Worcester. He will wear number 73.
  • Recalled infielder/outfielder Bobby Dalbec from Triple-A Worcester.

Boston is back at .500 with a 30-30 record. They are off on Monday night. They open a quick 2-game series with the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday night. The pregame starts at 6:10 with the 1st pitch at 7:10 on AM 1370 WDEA.

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