Extra Bases

Papi’s RBI gives Sox 2-1 lead

After Julio Lugo reached on a one-out double to right, David Ortiz stepped to the plate with two out in the bottom of the fifth. Big Papi delivered with an RBI single down the line to right, scoring Lugo to give the Sox a 2-1 lead.

Lackey, who struggled in the inning, got out of a potential jam by striking out Manny Ramirez.

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