The Red Sox executed two sacrifice bunts in Saturday’s 5-1 win over the Yankees, marking the first time all season they had two in a game.
They steal bases (30 for their last 30), they hit, they pitch, and they field about as well as any team in baseball.
They have become that multifaceted team that you just can’t stereotype. They are diverse. You can’t peg them as a home run-hitting team or a team that only pitches well. They beat you in many ways, and they want to add to the arsenal.
“We want to be able to mix it up,” Red Sox manager John Farrell said. Full story for BostonGlobe.com subscribers.