Boston Fans Source & Resource for Baseball History

Celebrating 150 Consecutive Seasons of Professional Baseball in Boston!

Boston Fans Source & Resource for Baseball History

Celebrating 150 Consecutive Seasons of Professional Baseball in Boston!

This Day In History: 2000-08-27

August 27, 2011: With Hurricane Irene barreling towards the East Coast, the Red Sox move up their single game scheduled for Sunday to Saturday as part of a makeshift doubleheader; the Red Sox win the first game 9-3 as John Lester runs his record to 14-6 and they beat the A’s 4-0 in the second game using four different pitchers to open up a two game lead in the AL East.

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