Nice Night for a Sox Game
It’s game 2 of the 3 game series with the Houston Astro’s and Matt Latos in the office tonight. Todd Frazier is back in at 3rd base tonight.
At the top of the first with no one out it’s 1 to 0 Astros
Bottom of 1st and Adam Eaton tries to turn a single into a double but the ball makes it first. Jimmy Rollins on with a double, if Eaton has stopped at first it could be a tie score. Jose Abreu with a single, with Rollins speed its a 1 all ball game.
Top of second, with stupid defense mistakes it’s 2 to 1 Houston lead. The top of the 4th, the Astros add another run for a 3 to 1 lead.
Bottom of 4th and Melky is on with a single to right, he is left stranded.
Top of 5th and Mat Latos gives up a solo shot for a 4 to 1 Houston lead. Bottom of the inning and Dioner Navarro with an infield base hit. Eaton with a double, Navarro stopping at 3rd.
Top of 6th and another solo shot given up by Latos, its 5 to 1 Houston. Latos is done and Zack Putnam in heading to the office.
Bottom of 6th – Frazier safe at first, Melky with a triple, Frazier home for a 5 to 2 Astros lead.
Bottom of 7th and Navarro opens with a single, Eaton with a walk. Jose with a single bringing home pinch runner Saladino for a 5 to 3 Astros lead.
Top of 8th and the Sox turn their SECOND triple of play the years YES you read that right. 5 to 4 to 3
**Final Score — Houston 5 and Sox 3