Originally posted on RedSoxLife  |  Last updated 8/8/13
Sam Galanis Contributing Writer If there’s one thing that many teams in the MLB have learned, it’s to not give the Red Sox the opportunity to catch up. Because chances are, they will. With Stephen Drew’s ninth inning three-run homer Wednesday night against the Astros, the Sox notched their 27th comeback win on the season. That’s a little over one-third of their total winsn. And while it gives the fans heart attacks, it’s good to see that the Sox can play a full nine (or more) innings without slowing down or fizzling out. “Some teams and some guys kind of lack the late-inning mental focus that it takes,” Gomes said after Wednesday’s game, according to NESN. And that’s just the thing. The Sox have shown that they can do damage early and stay in the game long enough to take it late if they have to. While getting behind and coming back to win it is not the ideal situation for any team, it’s an important thing to be able to do. AP Photo/Pat Sullivan “Hopefully it continues and ho...
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