Sale (pictured) went six innings and was charged with four runs on four hits and three walks. He struck out ten, including seven of the first nine batters he face.
It marked the sixth time this year that he's struck out ten or more batters.
Craig Kimbrel came on in the eighth in what figured to be a five-out save - the first of his career - striking out Joe Mauer and Max Kepler with the tying run on third base and the Red Sox clinging to a 7-6 lead.
Xander Bogaerts doubled and tripled in the top of the ninth to extend his hitting streak to eleven games. It was part of a ten-run inning that helped break open what had been a 7-6 Boston lead.
Born in Queens, NYC and lived kind of all over the place from PA to NJ to NYC and back to NJ.
Yeah, I used to be that guy on WNEW-FM. No, I never worked at WPLJ (honest).
I support my family by doing two things in life I truly love - baseball (PBI) and radio (WDHA).