Monday, August 8, 2016

David Price Fails Again, Red Sox Lose To Dodgers, 8-5

(AP Photo)
Staked to a 2-0 lead, David Price proceeded to cough up three runs and set the losing tone for the day. Ultimately, thanks to more lousy pitching and poor defense, Boston went on to lose, 8-5—ending the roadtrip with a 5-6 record. Andrew Benintendi continued to show that he belongs in The Show, collecting three more hits and his first RBI. Other than that, this was another eminently winnable dog of a game. What else is there to say? The Red Sox are now three full games out of first and sinking. They take on AARP-Rod and The Bronx Embalmers starting Tuesday