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A's pound Red Sox in rain-shortened game

A's pound Red Sox in rain-shortened game

ESPN.com Updated Apr 23, 2013
Bartolo Colon allowed three hits and the Oakland Athletics capitalized on eight walks, two balks and two errors to beat the Boston Red Sox 13-0 in a rain-shortened seven-inning game Tuesday night.
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  • A's overwhelm Red Sox with downpour of runs

    A's overwhelm Red Sox with downpour of runs

    MLB.com Apr 23, 2013
    The A's capitalized on several Red Sox miscues in a six-run third inning and never looked back in ending a four-game losing streak with a 13-0, seven-inning rout Tuesday at a rain-soaked Fenway Park. Seth Smith homered and drove in three runs, while thr…
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  • Napoli slam helps Red Sox power past A's

    Napoli slam helps Red Sox power past A's

    ESPN.com Apr 23, 2013
    Mike Napoli hit a grand slam and drove in five runs, Will Middlebrooks busted out of a slump with a three-run homer and the Boston Red Sox rebounded from a doubleheader sweep by beating the Oakland Athletics 9-6 on Monday night.
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    A's Crush Red Sox 13-0

    Apr 23
    A's win rain-shortened game against Red Sox.

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