Originally posted on Sox and Dawgs  |  Last updated 5/14/12
When the Boston Red Sox returned from Kansas City, they had been not only struggling as a team but also at Fenway Park. They entered the four-game set with the Cleveland Indians at 4-10 at the Fens. The series didn't start off that well as Josh Beckett was booed off the mound on Thursday night. But after three straight solid starting efforts, the latest yesterday by Daniel Bard, the Red Sox find themselves with a three-game winning streak. Since the meltdown against the Yankees in April, the bullpen has been solid. The offense has been a little up and down although it's been more up than down. But it was the starting pitching that lacked consistency. Bard had his rough moments yesterday but as the outing went on, the stronger he got. One of those moments came in the 3rd inning when after three straight walks, he walked in a run. He was bailed out by a double play. Obviously the walks are still a problem for Bard but he still has been one of the most consistent starters the R...
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