Sox Win in Walk-Off 6-5 In 11 Innings
The Boston Red Sox beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 in 11 innings on Monday, June 12th at Fenway Park. The Red Sox came back after trailing 4-0 after the 1st inning, and ended up winning on Dustin Pedroia's single in the 11th inning.
Rick Porcello pitched 6 innings, allowing 5 runs, 4 of them in the 1st inning. He gave up 10 hits, struck out 4 and walked 1.
The Red Sox bullpen was perfect, with Joe Kelley, Robbie Ross, Craig Kimbrel and Matt Barnes pitching 5 innings, shutting down the Phillies and allowing just 4 hits. Barnes picked up the win, pitching the 10th and 11th innings.
Mookie Betts was 4-5 with 3 doubles, and a walk. He now leads the American League with 22 doubles, and has 5 in his last 4 games.
Andrew Benintendi was 3-5 with a home run and 2 RBIs. The home run was his 9th on the season, and he has hit 4 home runs in his last 7 games.
Hanley Ramirez tied the game at 5-5 with a solo home run that went out of Fenway, in the bottom of the 8th inning.
The Boston Red Sox and Philadelphia Phillies play again Tuesday night. David Price is scheduled to pitch for the Red Sox. The pregame starts at 6:25 with the 1st pitch at 7:10 on AM 1370 WDEA.