The Red Sox had other chances to chip away against the Astros Saturday.
by: William Metzger(bilbos) — SB Nation: The Crawfish Boxes 19 May
Five run first inning, and big kabosh by Josh James in relief, seals victory.
by: Michael Deprisco — NBC Sports Boston 19 May
A five-run first inning by the Astros proved to be too much to overcome for the Red Sox Saturday night as they dropped their second straight to Houston 7-3.
by: Bill Koch / Providence Journal — The Patriot Ledger 19 May
Houston landed the knockout punch in the top of the first inning, putting Boston on the mat and coasting the rest of the way. It was a 7-3 victory for the Astros that secured a win in the weekend series, and a three-game sweep on Sunday is now...
by: Chandler Rome — Houston Chronicle 19 May
BOSTON — Josh James skipped off the Fenway Park pitchers mound, jumped over the third-base foul line and approached the Astros dugout. Ordinarily, when a pitcher is done for the evening, A.J. Hinch offers a handshake when they descend the steps.
by: Lauren Campbell — NESN 19 May
Hector Velazquez just didn’t have it Saturday night. The Red Sox pitcher started for Boston in its middle game against the Houston Astros, and didn’t even make it out of the first innin…
by: Chris Cotillo | MassLive.com | — Mass Live 19 May
Boston dropped its second game in a row and is now 23-22 on the year.
by: Bill Koch — Providence Journal 19 May
BOSTON --- Last season it was the Red Sox rewriting the franchise record book thanks to the torrid pace they set. This year it’s the Astros threatening to lay waste to their own previous achievements, and the latest example came Saturday night at...
by: Jason Mastrodonato — Boston Herald 19 May
Christian Vazquez entered Saturday with the same exact OPS (.881) as Mookie Betts. Long known for his talent behind the plate, it’s Vazquez’ ability with the bat that is opening eyes for the Red So…
by: ryan.hannable — WEEI: Full Count 18 May
After sitting Friday night against right-hander Gerrit Cole, Jackie Bradley Jr. is back in the lineup Saturday as the Red Sox face Houston righty Corbin Martin.
by: The Associated Press — Wisconsin State Journal 18 May
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