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3/23/22 Red Sox Spring Training Game Notes: Nathan Eovaldi Hurls 4 Perfect Frames But Boston No Longer Undefeated

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The Boston Red Sox finally fell in a Spring Training affair, as the Twins beat the Sox 10-4 in the Battle of Fort Myers Wednesday afternoon following a disastrous fifth and eighth inning for Boston. Though Nathan Eovaldi did toss a perfect four innings for the Sox.

  • The only means of run production for Boston was a solo shot for Rafael Devers and a three-run blast from the red-hot Ryan Fitzgerald
  • Alex Verdugo, Xander Bogaerts, David Hamilton, Kiké Hernandez, Connor Wong, and Jackie Bradley Jr. had hits as well

  • Eovaldi fanned six over his four frames
  • Ryan Brasier followed that with four runs let up in the fifth though, which included a three-run big fly
  • Connor Seabold — who didn’t even record an out — let up three walks and a pair of doubles before Tyler Danish came in for relief in the eighth, and a sac fly and a double let three more runs come through
  • Danish hurled a scoreless ninth, finishing his day with two total innings after getting all three outs in the eighth, in relief of Seabold

Boston will take on the Orioles tomorrow at 6:05 p.m. ET, in the first night affair of Spring for the Sox. Nick Pivetta will take the mound.

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