Found September 12, 2013 on NESN.com:
It’s amazing that the Red Sox’ most energetic player is also the team’s most calming presence. Koji Uehara provided another perfect effort Wednesday. He tossed a 1-2-3 ninth inning with the score tied and earned the win in the Red Sox’ 10-inning victory over the Rays. Uehara also penciled his name into the Red Sox’ record book and further demonstrated his importance to the club. The Red Sox entered the seventh inning Wednesday with a 3-1 lead, but the bridge to Uehara once again crumbled, as the Rays got to Brandon Workman for two runs in the rookie’s two innings of work. Evan Longoria made it 3-2 with an RBI double in the seventh, and James Loney knotted things up with a solo homer in the eighth. The Red Sox’ offense failed to score off Rays closer Fernando Rodney in the ninth inning, but manager John Farrell decided that the best course of action was to bring in Uehara with the score tied. After all, the Red Sox needed someone to slow down Tampa’s suddenly surging offense, and who...
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