Astros - 061 000 001 - 8 11 0 Red Sox - 001 000 000 - 1 8 0Joe Kelly (4-7-7-6-3, 91) allowed a career-worst six walks and a career-worst seven runs. He also gave up a grand slam to Jose Altuve (4-for-5). ... Kelly has issued 13 walks in his first three Boston starts.
On the plus side, Jackie Bradley singled twice and walked in three plate appearances. ... Will Middlebrooks also had two hits. ... Daniel Nava hit an RBI-double. ... Steven Wright helped out the bullpen by pitching the last four innings (4-4-1-0-4, 51).
Holt, 2BDustin Pedroia - who turns 31 today - is out with flu-like symptoms.
Steven Wright was called up from Pawtucket, while Corey Brown was designated for assignment.