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Red Sox survive Twins, 5-4, in 11 innings

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Stephen Drew had a bad start to the season, but he’s making up for it in a big way.

On a night when the Clay Buchholz story fizzled and Joel Hanrahan was lost in the ninth inning to right forearm tightness, Drew had four hits, including a tying seventh-inning homer and an RBI double in the bottom of the 11th that gave the Red Sox a 6-5 comeback victory over the Twins Monday.

“I knew I hit it good, but you never know here,” Drew said. “Sometimes I think I hit the ball good to right and it gets held up.

“Just a good night. Everybody battled. Nobody gives up here. We’re winning games and having fun.”

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