Dice K is out of the game in the fourth inning. He threw 72 pitches and turned the ball over to Bryan Corey in the fourth, trailing, 3-0. Matsuzaka gave up three hits, including a three-run homer to Matt Kemp in the first inning.
The Sox, who have scored only six runs in their last three games, have only two hits through four innings. Boston is in danger of losing its sixth straight exhibtion game.
WEEI’s Jon Meterparel is making his radio debut and clearly has his A game. It’s been a little hard to concentrate here in the press box with Meter at the mike in row one, delivering with maximum exuberance on every play.