Red Sox-Rays ALDS GM 3 LIVE Blog: Buchholz Works Out Of Jam, Ks Side In Bot 4th

October 7, 2013 10:01 PM
Red Sox-Rays ALDS GM 3 LIVE Blog: Buchholz Works Out Of Jam, Ks Side In Bot 4th
BOSTON (CBS) Р Follow along for all the updates from Game 3 of the ALDS between the Red Sox and Rays at Tropicana Field!

" End 4th — Red Sox 1, Rays 0:

" Joe Maddon complained about the Rays being “out-Fenway’d” in Game 2. Well the Sox just got “Trop’d” in Game 3.

Ben Zobrist led off the inning with a seven-pitch walk, but fouled two off the catwalk. His second foul was caught by Salty, but because it was caught in foul territory it was ruled a dead ball. Two pitches later Zobrist was on first with a free pass.

Luckily, Buchholz was able to work around it. He froze Longoria on an inside change-up and then got Myers swinging at an inside 4-seamer for his third and fourth Ks of the game.

A Loney single gave the Rays their first runner in scoring position of the night and a Jennings walk loaded the bases, but Buchholz calmly struck out Matt Joyce on three pitches to end the threat.

It was a long inning for Buchholz, who took his sweet time on the mound as he threw 34 pitches in the frame "

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