Andrew Bailey blew a save for the second straight game allowing a walk-off 2-run homer to Jhonny Peralta in a 4-3 loss to the Tigers.The Red Sox grabbed a lead in the top of the 8th inning on a David Ortiz rbi single making the score 3-2. Bailey entered to close the game in the bottom of the 9th where he walked lead-off hitter Victor Martinez. Jhonny Peralta then followed with the game ending shot over the left field wall to give Detroit the 4-3 win. In the last 11 days Bailey has blown 3 of his 5 save opportunities.

Game 2 of the 4 game series is Friday night with Jon Lester facing Doug Fister.