BOSTON cheap Dustin Pedroia jersey had cheap authentic jerseys four hits to extend his streak to 11 straight at bats before bouncing into a double play with a chance to tie the major league record, and the Boston Red Sox jerseys beat the Kansas City Royals jerseys 8 3 on Saturday night.
Pedroia’s streak, which stretched over three games, ended in the eighth inning. The big league mark of hits in 12 straight official at bats is shared by Walt Dropo for Detroit in 1952, Pinky Higgins of the Red Sox jerseys in 1938 and Johnny Kling of the Cubs jerseys in 1902.
cheap Xander Bogaerts jersey homered and drove in three runs, and cheap Mookie Betts jersey and cheap Hanley Ramirez jersey hit consecutive homers for Boston, which snapped a three game losing streak.
cheap David Price jersey (13 8) won his fourth straight start, giving up two runs in six innings.
cheap Danny Duffy jersey (11 2) gave up three homers and seven runs in five innings, halting a personal 10 game winning streak.
cheap Salvador Perez jersey hit two solo homers for the Royals jerseys, who lost for just the fourth time 20 games.
Duffy had allowed two or fewer runs in five straight starts and six of seven before Boston took care of that string with two each in the first and second innings.
“I didn’t make pitches when I needed to,” Duffy said, adding that he “just didn’t keep the ball down.”
Two batters in, the Red Sox jerseys jumped ahead 2 0 on Bogaerts’ 16th homer, a drive that completely left Fenway Park over the Green Monster after Pedroia singled.
In the bottom of the second after the Royals jerseys had tied it, cheap Jackie Bradley Jr. jersey and Pedroia had consecutive RBIs doubles, pushing Boston in front 4 2.
Perez homered and cheap Alcides Escobar jersey had an RBI double in the top of the inning.
Pedroia collected his 10th consecutive hit with a run scoring single to make it 5 2 in the fourth. His 11th was a ground single to center in the sixth. He then bounced into the double play in the eighth.
“He’s been hotter than a firecracker, for sure,” Kansas City manager Ned Yost said. “He’s a really good hitter. I’ve always thought that.”
Betts hit his 29th, a solo shot, in the fifth and Ramirez followed with his two pitches later to nearly the same spot, two rows into the Monster seats about three fans apart. After watching Ramirez’s drive land in the seats, Duffy just smiled in disbelief as he waited for a new ball from home plate umpire Adrian Johnson.
“That’s a pretty good hitting group over there,” Yost said. “You can’t make too many mistakes and get away with ’em.”Royals jerseys: RHP cheap Wade Davis jersey (flexor strain), LHP cheap Jason Vargas jersey (recovering from Tommy John surgery) and RHP Kris Medlen (right rotator cuff inflammation) were all expected to pitch for Triple A Omaha on Saturday.
Red Sox jerseys: Manager John Farrell said RHP cheap Koji Uehara jersey (strained chest muscle) threw 53 pitches with “good intensity” in a bullpen session on Friday and he’s expected to throw again Monday. . C cheap Ryan Hanigan jersey (left ankle tendinitis) started a rehab assignment with Double A Portland on Saturday.
David Ortiz played his 2,000th game as a DH (1,721 for Boston, 279 Minnesota), most ever in the big leagues. Harold Baines (1980 2001) is next with 1,643.
A fan in the upper deck reached over the railing with his glove a foot or so and grabbed a foul ball behind home plate.
Royals jerseys: RHP Yordano Ventura (9 9, 4.27 ERA) is set to start the series finale on Sunday night. He’s 3 0 with a 2.03 ERA in six starts this month.
Red Sox jerseys: LHP cheap Eduardo Rodriguez jersey (2 5, 5.11) is expected to start for the first time since leaving his Aug. 16 start with tightness in his left hamstring. The lefty was scratched the night before his scheduled start last Sunday.