The four-game series didn't start well for Youkilis, whose averaged dipped to .309 -- its lowest since May 8 -- after an 0-for-4 performance Thursday.
Youkilis showed signs of breaking out over the weekend. On Friday, he got hit by a pitch in his lone plate appearance and scored on Lugo's grand slam. Youkilis went 1 for 3 on Saturday with two walks and two runs scored. On Sunday, he again went 1 for 3 with a walk, a run scored, and a sacrifice fly.
(Globe Staff Photo / Jim Davis)