Boston Red Sox defeat Minnesota Twins, 6-4

J.D. Drew said he wasn't being antisocial when he missed the splash party that followed the Red Sox winning the American League East title Friday night.

His wife, Sheigh, is eight months pregnant and his son, Jack David, is only a couple of weeks removed from the body cast he has had to wear. He didn't feel he had the luxury of sticking around.

For the Red Sox, his no-show at the celebration is inconsequential, now that it looks like he has shown up just in time to make...