Nava Drives In Game Winner
Daniel Nava’s rbi single in the 10th inning drove in Jackie Bradley Jr. and gave the Red Sox a 8-7 win over Seattle.Boston trailed 7-0 after 4 innings with Ryan Dempster allowing all of those runs on 9 hits. Steven Wright then shut the Mariners down over the next 5.2 innings to earn his first Major League win, Koji Uehara picked up the save.
The Sox continued to chip away at the Seattle lead scoring 3 in the 5th inning and 3 in the 6th. Jacoby Ellsbury helped lead the way with 2 hits including a homerun and 2 rbi. Daniel Nava’s only hit of the game was the one that pushed in the game winner.
Boston took 3 of 4 in Seattle and are now 4-3 on this 10 game west coast trip that moves to Oakland on Friday. John Lackey will start the series looking for his 7th win.