June 15, 2016

G64: Red Sox 6, Orioles 4

Orioles - 000 000 220 - 4  8  0
Red Sox - 015 000 00x - 6 13  1
Hanley Ramirez slugged a three-run home run - his first dong since May 10 - and scored twice to lead the offense. Steven Wright (7.1-6-3-1-4, 106) turned in yet another strong start.

The first five hitters in the Red Sox lineup - Mookie Betts, Dustin Pedroia, Xander Bogaerts, David Ortiz, and Ramirez - each had two hits. FY and XB also walked.

The victory moved the Red Sox back into a tie for first place.
Kevin Gausman / Steven Wright
Betts, RF
Pedroia, 2B
Bogaerts, SS
Ortiz, DH
Ramirez, 1B
Bradley, CF
Young, LF
Shaw, 3B
Vazquez, C

1 comment:

allan said...

This Date In Baseball:

1902 — Corsicana defeated Texarkana 51-3 in a Texas League game.

1925 — The Philadelphia Athletics went into the last half of the eighth inning trailing 15-4 and scored 13 runs to defeat Cleveland 17-15.

1938 — Four days after no-hitting the Boston Braves, Johnny Vander Meer of the Cincinnati Reds pitched his second straight no-hit game, defeating the Dodgers 6-0 in the first night game played in Brooklyn.

1952 — The St. Louis Cardinals, down 11-0 entering the fifth inning, came back for a 14-12 triumph over the New York Giants in the first game of a doubleheader and set a National League record for best comeback.