Red Sox - 010 020 000 - 3 11 1 Angels - 414 010 00x - 10 14 1The Angels took three innings of batting practice against Stewart (3-10-9-0-2, 72). Of the 10 hits Stewart allowed, five were doubles and two were home runs.
In the first inning, it was the top of the order that pounced: Mike Trout singled, Torii Hunter doubled (1-0), Albert Pujols singled (2-0), and Kendrys Morales homered (4-0).
It was the bottom of the order that did the damage in the third: With Morales on second with two outs, Alberto Callaspo doubled (6-1), Erick Aybar doubled (7-1), and Chris Iannetta homered (9-1).
For Boston, Mauro Gomez went 3-for-4 and scored a run. Mike Aviles and Scott Podsednik each had two hits. All of Boston's 11 hits were singles.
Ciriaco, 3BStewart, a 25-year-old right-hander acquired from the White Sox in the Kevin Youkilis trade, makes his Red Sox debut tonight.
A spot in the rotation opened up on Tuesday as Franklin Morales was placed on the disabled list with left shoulder inflammation. In 11 starts with Pawtucket, Stewart had a 3.94 ERA in 59.1 innings, walking 14 and striking out 51.
I felt like I started off strong [in Pawtucket]. I had a couple of rough outings in the middle, and I've been doing well lately. It's one of those things. It's just starting. It's how it always is, just try to stay as even-keeled as possible.Stewart made his major league debut with the Blue Jays last June.