MLB: Boston 4, Seattle 3

Sept. 5, 2012 at 2:04 AM
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SEATTLE, Sept. 5 (UPI) -- Cody Ross and Ryan Lavarnway homered in the sixth inning Tuesday to power the Boston Red Sox to a 4-3 road win over the Seattle Mariners.

Ross blasted a three run shot to tie the game and Lavarnway delivered the go-ahead solo homer two batters later to bring Boston's season-high seven-game losing streak to an end.

Dustin Pedroia and James Loney had two hits apiece. Jon Lester (9-11) got the win with three runs on nine hits over six innings and Andrew Bailey earned his second save.

Blake Beaven (9-9) was charged with all four Boston runs. He allowed eight hits over 5 2/3 innings.

Seattle took a 3-0 lead into the sixth thanks to an RBI single by Jesus Montero in the first inning and solo home runs by Franklin Gutierrez and Kyle Seager in the third.

The Mariners outhit the Red Sox 12-10.

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