White Beats Red In Battle of the Sox – Red Sox Lose 1-0
The Boston Red Sox lost to the Chicago White Sox 1-0 Friday night, June 9th and fell out of 1st place, as the New York Yankees beat the New York Mets 4-1 and are now a half game out of 1st place.
Red Sox ace Chris Sale was dominant, going 8 innings, allowing just 6 hits and 1 earned run. He walked 1 and struck out 10.
The Red Sox only managed 3 hits in the game. Andrew Benintendi and Rafael Devers each had a double and Xander Bogaerts had a single.
The game sped along, only taking 2 hours and 24 minutes.
The Red Sox will look to snap their 2 game losing streak and climb back into 1st place Saturday afternoon when they play Chicago in the 2nd game of the 3 game series. The Red Sox are scheduled to send David Price to the mound. The pregame starts at 3:20 PM and 1st pitch at 4:05 on AM 1370 WDEA.