Bad night for closers as Orioles beat the Red Sox
3 home runs lift Rays to win
Red Sox rally to beat the Orioles
Red Sox power their way to a win in Kansas City
3 run ninth gives the Red Sox their first win in 2012
The next 10 days are going to be mighty tense for the Boston Red Sox.
Wakefield gets 200th career win on 8th try
Dustin Pedroia drove in three runs with a pair of well-timed singles, Josh Beckett survived a shaky start to go seven innings and the Boston Red Sox got back on the winning track with a 4-3 victory over the Kansas City Royals.
The Boston Red Sox are aware of how little wiggle room there is in the competitive AL East, especially as they try to stay ahead of the Yankees for first place.
Royals again fail to hold early lead