Clay Buchholz was strong for eight innings but it was Daniel Nava who played hero on Saturday afternoon. It was his three-run homer in the 8th inning that helped the Boston Red Sox to a 4-3 win over the Kansas City Royals.
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And if you must check out the enemy news, head over to the Kansas City Star and Topeka Capital-Journal websites.
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