Almost finished in Florida

After a 45-minute delay, Clay Buchholz emerged and said he threw 90 percent two-seam fastballs today because his four-seamer felt flat.

“It was good to show myself I could get outs that way,” he said.

Jonathan Papelbon in now to try and hold a 7-2 lead in the ninth. Then the Sox fly to Washington.


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