Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 5/7/13
photo Matthew West/Boston Herald Jan-Christian Sorensen Contributing Writer Stephen Drew silenced his detractors Monday night — even if for a brief spell. The much-maligned brother of former Red Sox right fielder and love-him-or-hate-him poster boy J.D. took a roller-coaster ride at Fenway last night and ended the game on a high, stroking a two-out double off the monster to drive in Jarrod Saltalamacchia in the bottom of the 11th inning for a 6-5 win over the visiting Twins. Drew started the night much the same as he’s done of late — with a strikeout in the bottom of the third. No big surprise for Sox fans; Drew whiffed three times in four at-bats on Sunday night in Texas. However, from then on, things changed. It was a whole Drew story. The impassive shortstop ripped a single to centre off Minnesota starter Vance Worley in the fifth inning to drive in Daniel Nava. When Jacoby Ellsbury doubled to centre and Drew raced home, he was robbed blind
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