Game 3 in Cleveland
Carlos Rodon has the office keys today and a huge task, to help lead the boys to a series win over Cleveland
Adam Eaton opens for the Sox with a walk. Tyler Saladino with a walk. Jose Abreu with a walk to fill the pond, Justin Morneau with a 3 run double to open the scoring 3 to 0 Sox lead.
Carlos first ball a strike, Todd Frazier with heads up ball, taking the line drive and then tagging out the Indians base runner
Indians are on their 3rd pitcher who was originally supposed to start tonight.
Bottom of 3rd and Carlos has his 3rd strike out, (plate call is wonky )
The shut out is gone as the Indians finally get on the board 3 to 1, bottom of the 5th. the 4th double play by the Sox tonight.
Jose Abreu is safe as the throw pulled the 1st baseman off the bag.
Single gives the Indians another run , cutting the Sox lead 3 to 2, Carlos hit batter to load the pond. Some damn good heads up ball by Jose to keep his foot on the bag
Tim Anderson with a double to lead off the 7th, Omar Narvaez with a single gets Timmy home for a 4 to 2 Sox lead, Adam with a single. Carlos Rodon flips the office keys to Chris Beck as he heads to the showers. Nate Jones and Dan Jennings working in the pen. A double from the Indian batter makes it a 4 to 3 ball game. Nasty Nate Jones on his way to the plate.
**(Carlos had NO walks tonight)
Game tied at 4 all top of the 9th – Pitch hitter Jason Coast with a double, Dioner Navarro in for Omar
Bottom of 9th – Jacob turner in the office,Dioner behind the plate, Jason in right which moves Adam to center and J.B is out. Wild pitch gets winning run to 3rd. Sac fly scores the winning run from 3rd.
*FINAL SCORE – Indians 5 and Sox 4
Pack your bags and let’s go home, to welcome the Oakland A’s in for a weekend series. Listed office starters are James Shields, Chris Sale and Jose Quintana