* Mark Melancon gave up six runs on three HR’s (Hamilton, Beltre, Cruz) without recording an out in the 8th. His ERA is now 49.50.
* Mike Napoli hit two HR’s for the Rangers, who are now 9-2.
* Dustin Pedroia and Adrian Gonzalez hit HR’s for Boston.
* Starter Jon Lester lasted only two innings, giving up seven runs on eight hits.
* Next up: Wednesday vs. Rangers 7:05pm with Beckett vs. Holland.