April 11, 1986
The Chicago White Sox and Boston Red Sox were greeted by an enthusiastic crowd at Comiskey Park. Getting an impressive start from Al Nipper, Boston beat Chicago by the score of 7-2. Nipper got the win, improving to 1-0. He allowed 7 hits and walked 1 over 8 innings. Nipper allowed 2 earned runs.
Dwight Evans, who is a eight-time Gold Glove Award winner, aided the Boston cause with a 2-run single in the top of the second. For the game, the right fielder was 1 for 3 with 2 walks. He drove in 2 runs.
"We did a lot of things right," said Nipper. Boston is off to a hot start at 3-1.
|Boston Red Sox (3-1)||0||3||0||0||0||0||0||3||1||7||10||1|
|Chicago White Sox (2-2)||0||0||0||0||0||1||0||1||0||2||7||1|
|Player of the Game: Al Nipper|
Ballpark: Comiskey Park
Weather: Partly Cloudy (45 degrees), wind blowing in from center at 9 mph
Start Time: 8:05 pm EST