Peavy Goes The Distance
Jake Peavy pitched the complete game and was backed by three homeruns in the Red Sox 8-1 win over the Dodgers.Jarrod Saltalamacchia, Shane Victorino and Mike Napoli each hit home runs accounting for 5 of the teams 8 runs. Dustin Pedroia added 3 hits and an rbi while Xander Bogaerts had 2 hits and his first career rbi.
Jake Peavy earned his 10th win of the season by getting the complete game win. Peavy allowed just 3 hits and a run while striking out 5.
Boston wraps up a stretch where they played 16 of 19 games on the road and posted a record of 9-7 in those road games.
After a day off on Monday they begin a 9-game home stand starting with the Baltimore Orioles.