It took a single extra inning but the Red Sox took 3 out of 4 games against the Mariners in Seattle. The team rallied from a 4 run deficit in the 3rd inning and won 8-7 in what was a battle of offense. Here are the stars of the game:
Star 3: Brad Miller
Miller, who hit at the top of the lineup for the Mariners did everything a mannager would want from a leadoff man, going 2-5 with 2 runs scored and 1 RBI. Millers RBI came on a ground rule double in the 2nd inning off of Dempster.
Star 2: Jacoby Ellsbury
Ellsbury got the Sox off to a quick start, hitting a home run with the first swing of the game. He went 2-4 with 2 RBI and 1 run scored. His home run was the 3rd of the year and his 2 RBI's brought his total up to 33 on the year.
Star 1: Steven Wright
After a terrible performance by Dempster, Wright came in and dominated the Mariners lineup. He pitched 5.2 innings of relief allowing only 3 hits and 0 runs. He walked 2 batters and struck out 3. Withou...