Arizona Diamondbacks defeat Boston Red Sox, 2-1
Within seconds, it was red and purple.
The eye was swelling, and shutting, leaving manager Terry Francona and his training staff with little choice. Kevin Youkilis couldn't bat with one eye open and no depth perception, so he would have to leave. He walked off the field and into the dugout, with Brandon Moss jogging over to first base in his stead.
And there it was, three innings later. Moss's moment. Except he bobbled the ball.
With Sean Casey beginning his three-ga...
BOSTON—Dan Haren was dominant over seven shutout innings, limiting Boston to just two hits and outpitching Josh Beckett in the Arizona Diamondbacks' 2-1 win over the Red Sox on Monday night.
The Diamondbacks, swept by Minnesota over the weekend, have won just seven of their past 21 road games. Boston dropped to 1-3 on its current six-game homestand after winning 19 of its previous 22 in Fenway Park.
Haren (8-4) walked one and fanned five in his best outing of the sea...