April 29, 2017

Kimbrel Crushes Cubs Comeback



  • Christian Vazquez now hitting .481 with 2 hits in this one.
  • Right-handed hitters are now 0-for-19 with 11 strikeouts against Kimbrel this year. 
  • Boston hitters 6 through 9 were a combined 7 -15 with 2 RBI and 1 R







April 28, 2017

Can't Buy a Run for Sale


  • The Red Sox have scored a total of 3 runs during Chris Sale's 37.2 IP this year.
  • Boston is 2-5 in their last 7 games and have scored only 13 runs. They have been shut out three times.
  • This was the 4th time Chris Sale has struck out 10 batters in 5 starts as a Red Sox.



April 27, 2017

Severino Leaves Sawx Foggy


  • In his last two starts, Rick Porcello has worked in 14 innings, given up only 2 earned runs and Boston has not scored a run to support him.
  • This was the fourth time in the last 6 games that Boston has been shut out through 7 innings
  • Including the past road trip, Sandy Leon is now 0-13 and currently batting .191.


April 17, 2017

Miller's Mistake Makes Marathon Monday Marvelous

  • Running Hot: In the Tampa series,  Andrew Benintendi was 8-17 (3 R, 3 2B, 3 RBI, BB) and Mookie Betts was 9-17 (3 R, 2 2B, 3 RBI, BB).
  • Boston was 5-2 on the homestand and with this win has won three games in the row for the first time this season. The Red Sox are 2-1-1 in series play so far.
  • Craig Kimbrel notched his third consecutive save. In his three outings in this series, he faced 9 Rays' hitters and struck out 7 of them.


Two Week Take
(Stats do not include today's game)

AL Team Stats:
Hitting
 
Starting Pitching

Relief Pitching

Red Sox Player Stats:
Hitting

Starting Pitching

Relief Pitching

April 13, 2017

Steven Wright had the Wrong Stuff


  • This was the sixth consecutive game that Mitch Moreland stroked a double. He now has seven in total.
  • Dustin Pedroia extended his hitting streak to 8 games.
  • The Sawx are now 1-1-1 in series play, including 1-0-1 at home. They dropped to 1-2 when opponents score first, 1-2 in series finales, 3-2 when scoring 5+ runs.