Four Real? Red Sox Sweep Reds with Late Win 5-7-14
Will Middlebrooks singles in the 8th to put the Sox up 4-3.
Boston, Ma- Even though they finally got to a .500 record Wednesday, you can start to feel the momentum building. Boston staged a late 8th inning comeback to take the game and the two game series over Cincinnati and give the Sox something to smile about on their trip to Texas. Starter Jake Peavy went six strong innings only giving up three runs on four hits and the bullpen worked three hit-less innings to keep the game within striking distance. Here are the four at bats that changed the game:
Boston would not give the Reds another chance, as Koji enters the game and strikes out the side to preserve the win. Boston now sits at a .500 record and is 1.5 games behind league leading Baltimore. The Red Sox have the day off tomorrow and resume Friday night in Texas.