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BOSTON, MA - AUGUST 29:  Stephen Drew #7 of the Boston Red Sox follows through on a RBI single against the Baltimore Orioles during the second inning of the game at Fenway Park on August 29, 2013 in Boston, Massachusetts.  (Photo by Winslow Townson/Getty Images)

Orioles Avoid Fenway Sweep

Chris Tillman pitched seven strong innings to earn his 15th victory of the season and the Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 3-2 on Thursday night to avoid a three-game sweep.

08/29/2013

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - AUGUST 19: Stephen Drew #7 of the Boston Red Sox doesn't get his throw off in time to compete the double-play while avoiding the slide of Andres Torres #56 of the San Francisco Giants in the fourth inning at AT&T Park on August 19, 2013 in San Francisco, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Sox Slugging By The Bay

Jon Lester pitched into the ninth for his first victory in four tries this month, and the AL East-leading Boston Red Sox beat the San Francisco Giants 7-0 on Monday night after flying cross-country earlier in the day.

08/20/2013

TORONTO, CANADA - AUGUST 14:  of the Toronto Blue Jays of the Boston Red Sox during MLB game action August 14, 2013 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada. (Photo by Brad White/Getty Images)

Sox Tie it in 9th, Lose in Extras

Brett Lawrie singled home the winning run in the 10th inning and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Boston 4-3 on Wednesday, handing the AL East-leading Red Sox their fourth loss in six games.

08/14/2013

Boston Red Sox v Kansas City Royals

Royal Romp

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) _ Bruce Chen outdueled Jon Lester as the Kansas City Royals defeated the Boston Red Sox 5-1 on Thursday night. The Royals won for the 16th time in 20 games since […]

08/08/2013

Tampa Bay Rays v Boston Red Sox

Lester Keeps Sox on Top

By HOWARD ULMAN  AP Sports Writer   BOSTON (AP) _ Jon Lester matched his season high with eight strikeouts and overcame homers by Wil Myers and Evan Longoria as the Boston Red Sox remained in […]

07/23/2013

OAKLAND, CA - JULY 13: Derek Norris #36 of the Oakland Athletics trots around the bases after hitting a solo home run as pitcher Jon Lester #31 of the Boston Red Sox looks on with a new baseball in the fifth inning at O.co Coliseum on July 13, 2013 in Oakland, California. (Photo by Thearon W. Henderson/Getty Images)

Lester Outpitched, Red Sox Fall To A’s 3-0

Lester pitched into the seventh inning for his ninth quality start but it wasn’t enough as A.J. Griffin and Grant Balfour combined on a seven-hitter to lead the Oakland Athletics to a 3-0 victory over the Boston Red Sox on Saturday night.

07/14/2013

Toronto Blue Jays v Boston Red Sox

Red Sox Make 7 Run Second Hold

By MATTHEW CARROLL  Associated Press BOSTON (AP) _ Jon Lester pitched into the eighth inning before leaving with an apparent injury, and Dustin Pedroia homered in a seven-run second to help the Boston Red Sox […]

06/27/2013

Boston Red Sox v Detroit Tigers

Red Sox Survive Lester Lapses

^By NOAH TRISTER= ^AP Baseball Writer= DETROIT (AP) _ Shane Victorino homered and hit three singles, driving in five runs to lead the Boston Red Sox to a 10-6 win over the Detroit Tigers on […]

06/21/2013

Boston Red Sox  v Tampa Bay Rays

Lester Roughed Up by Rays

By MARK DIDTLER   Associated Press=     ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ Matt Joyce hit one of three homers off Jon Lester to help the Tampa Bay Rays beat the AL East-leading Boston Red Sox […]

06/11/2013

Texas Rangers v Boston Red Sox

9th Inning Magic

BOSTON (AP) _ David Ortiz hit a game-ending three-run homer, lifting the Boston Red Sox to a 6-3 victory over the Texas Rangers on Thursday night after trailing by three runs. Jacoby Ellsbury scored the […]

06/06/2013

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