The Red Sox continued their road trip in Arizona against the Diamondbacks. Julian Tavarez pitched 6 strong innings allowing only 3 runs. Although the Julian pitched well the sox were down 3 at the top of the sixth when Jason Varitek hit a 2 run homer. In the 8th the Red Sox scored another run on Jason Varitek's double off the wall. Hideki Okajima pitched two solid innings to force extra innings. In the 10th Mike Lowell hit a sacrifice fly with the bases loaded scoring Big Papi. John Papelbon closed it out only allowing one hit. Tonight the Red Sox will pitch Daisuke Matsuzaka versus the sidearming lefty Randy Johnson.
GO RED SOX!!!