Boston Red Sox defeat Texas Rangers, 5-3
Jonathan Papelbon thought the turning point was the bottom of the eighth, while "Sweet Caroline" was playing and news of the Bruins' win over Montreal was flashed on the board.
"You could just sense that Boston fever from the crowd," said Papelbon. "City of Champions. Right there, something special happened."
Maybe it was that the Red Sox got some adrenaline at that moment. Papelbon, who saved the 5-3 win over Texas last night, said he felt it when he came on in the ...
BOSTON --Even without their hottest hitter, the Boston Red Sox still found a way to win.
Sean Casey's bases-loaded walk capped a four-run eighth inning and the Red Sox pulled off another late rally Sunday afternoon, beating the Texas Rangers 6-5 after Manny Ramirez was ejected in the second inning.
The Red Sox overcame a 5-0 deficit to win for the eighth time in nine games. Boston has taken the first three in a four-game series that concludes Monday with the annual 1...