Finally, Wake gets the bats he needs to record a win. And it came on a night without Youk and without Pedroia. Yeah. Now add them back into the lineup, and we have a fierce offense even without Manny.
Wake had a great outing. And he left the game in the lead and they won. Yay!
Ellsbury hit a three run homer in the seventh. Uh-hu. I’m thinking maybe the slump is over. And that great catch. in the fifth…head over heels with infielders all around.
Ellsbury continues to roll after a great catch in the 5th.
After a day off, here’s to Youk’s health (which seems okay) Mikey’s health (which also seems okay) and Papi’s wrist (which again, seems okay). I feel like this is a brand new team, like they have a new lease on the season. Now if only the Rays would start losing…