Ross haunts old mates as D-Backs edge Red Sox

2:23 AM, Aug 3, 2013   |    comments
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Boston, MA (Sports Network) - Cody Ross finished 4-for-5 with a pair of doubles, a game-winning home run, three RBI and two runs scored, helping Arizona take a 7-6 decision over Boston in the opener of a three-game interleague set from Fenway Park.

Paul Goldschmidt clubbed a two-run shot, while Martin Prado added two doubles, scored twice and drove in a run for the D-Backs, who have won two of three.

Randall Delgado (4-3) labored through six innings, allowing six hits and six runs -- four earned -- but fanned seven and walked just one for the victory.

Stephen Drew homered to fuel a three-RBI performance, and David Ortiz hit a two-run shot for the Red Sox, who failed to maintain momentum after sweeping Seattle in the series prior.

Pedro Beato (1-1) served up Ross' deciding blast. Starter Jon Lester lasted only 4 1/3 frames, tagged for 11 hits and six runs with six strikeouts.

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