His streak continued after Hunter flied deep to right field. Then Buchholz allowed a cutter to drift over the middle of the plate and Pujols hit it deep over the fence in center for his 29th home run.
Trumbo walked with two outs and scored on a double to the gap in left by Howie Kendrick. The Sox tried to make a play at the plate and Kendrick took third.
Maicer Izturis extended the inning by walking but Buchholz got Erick Aybar to ground to first. Buchholz came out of the inning with the lead but threw 31 pitches.