The Boston Red Sox are nothing if not dramatic, treating the Fenway faithful to their fare share of these memorable moments.
Willy Garcia #61 of the Chicago White Sox is hit in the head by teammate Yoan Moncada #10 as they collide going for a ball hit by Darwin Barney of the Toronto Blue Jays in the 6th inning at Guaranteed Rate Field on July 31, 2017 in Chicago, Illinois.
The Boston Red Sox did not make any splashy moves at the trade deadline, but some tinkering around the edges is having a big impact on the offense. Benintendi hit a long ground-rule double. Carlos Rodon went 7.2 innings, giving up just two runs on six hits while striking out 11, not factoring in the decision.
Moreland, a defensive replacement in the 10th, drove a pitch from Aaron Bummer (0-2) over the Green Monster for his 14th of the season.
Throughout his Major League Baseball career, Sale has dominated NY posting an ERA of 1.17 in 9 starts and 12 appearances.
The Red Sox are now 10-3 in extra-inning games this season, giving them the most extra-innings victories in the American League. Chris Young opened the scoring with an RBI single while Eduardo Nunez tied the game with a solo homer and Mitch Moreland walked off the White Sox with a pinch-hit solo homer in the 11th.
Chicago lost, 5-1, to Toronto at home on Wednesday, dropping two of three to the Jays, and finishing up an eight-game homestand with a mark of 2-6. Chicago is 1-4 in the last 5 meetings between these two teams.
Devers became the first player in modern Major League Baseball history (since 1900) with at least 13 hits and three homers in his first eight career games before turning 21.