Mike Napoli drove in the winning run with a two-out double in the ninth inning and the Boston Red Sox completed a three-game sweep of the light-hitting Tampa Bay Rays with a 3-2 win on Monday.
The Red Sox defeated the Blue Jays and lost to the Rays in split squad games Monday.
Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is still out of the lineup with a right thumb injury, but is still not on the disabled list.
Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia has left Monday’s game with a jammed right thumb.
Dustin Pedroia, the little guy with the big bat is one of the most popular players in the majors, as evidenced by the fact he even appeals to Yankees fans.
Jon Lester allowed one run and a hit in four innings in his Grapefruit League debut and Dustin Pedroia had two hits and two RBIs as the Boston Red Sox beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 on Sunday.
Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia is back in the lineup after missing a game for an exam on his sore right knee.
Boston Red Sox second baseman Dustin Pedroia heads back to Boston to have his sore right knee examined, and his status is uncertain, while reliever Bobby Jenks was placed on the 15-day disabled list and catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia was sent to the hospital because he was feeling sick.
The Red Sox rallied to beat the Angels for the fifth time in a row.
The Red Sox ended their worst losing streak to start a season since World War II with a 9-6 win over the New York Yankees in the 100th home opener at Fenway Park on Friday.