Lee With Five Scoreless Innings As Phillies Defeat Red Sox
By MAUREEN MULLEN, Associated Press
FORT MYERS, Fla. (AP) _ Cliff Lee pitched five scoreless innings to lead the Philadelphia Phillies to a 4-1 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.
Lee allowed three hits, struck out three and walked one in his fourth spring training start.
Left-hander Jon Lester pitched four innings of one-run ball for Boston. He gave up two hits, struck out five and walked one.
The Phillies scored one in the first and three in the fifth.
Ben Revere led off the first with a single against Lester. He stole second and scored on Marlon Byrd’s double.
Revere went 2 for 4 and scored twice. Byrd went 2 for 4 with two RBIs and is batting .364 this spring.
Jonny Gomes homered for Boston. David Ortiz went 0 for 3 and is 2 for 25 with nine strikeouts this spring.
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