Found July 05, 2013 on Sports-Glory:

With an 8-2 win over the Padres on Thursday afternoon, the Boston Red Sox wrapped up their nine game homestand with an 8-1 record and notched their fourth-straight victory in front of the largest crowd that Fenway Park has seen all season. Boston starter Allen Webster

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