The Houston Astros played their first game in Fenway Park as a member of the American League, and they may not want to remember much of the game. Red Sox hitters jumped all over Phil Humber early, plating 4 runs in the first inning. While the offense may have missed some speed with Shane Victorino currently out and on a day to day basis they did not let this slow them down. Pitching also was fantastic, Buchholz continued his dominance and became the first 5 game winner in the Major Leagues. Here are your 3 stars of the game:
Star 3: Jarrod Saltalamacchia
Salty called a great game behind the plate for Buchholz, helping him get his 5th win on the season. Salty also had a good night at the plate going 2-4 with 2 RBI's. Both of his RBI's came off of singles, one in the 1st and the other in the 5th inning.
Star 2: David Ortiz
Ortiz is currently red hot at the plate right now. He is providing quite the spark in the offense for a team that already was performing well offensively. Tonight w...