Boston Red Sox defeat Los Angeles Angels, 4-3

ANAHEIM, Calif. - The news came minutes before game time.

Kevin Youkilis not only would not be in the Red Sox' lineup (left oblique injury), he was going on the 15-day disabled list. Dustin Pedroia (groin) also would be out of this one, leaving the Boston batting order weakened, despite the season-long heroics of the fill-in cleanup hitter, Jason Bay.

But that lineup got the job done in a 4-3 comeback win against the Angels, and the winning run in the ninth inning wasn'...