Orlando Arcia’s walk-off homer lifts Braves past Red Sox


Orlando Arcia hit a two-run walk-off homer to offer the Atlanta Braves a 5-3 win over the visiting Boston Pink Sox on Wednesday to earn a break up of their two-game collection.

Ozzie Albies led off the ninth towards reliever Ryan Brasier by poking a single to left area. After Adam Duvall flied out, Arcia delivered his first homer of the season into the left-field stands. It was his first homer since June 22, 2021 towards Philadelphia and the primary walk-off homer of his profession.

The successful pitcher was Kenley Jansen (1-0), who labored round a stroll to pitch a scoreless ninth inning. It was his first win as a Courageous. Brasier (0-1) took the loss.

Neither beginning pitcher figured within the choice. Boston’s Nathan Eovaldi labored 6 1/3 innings and gave up three runs on six hits, one stroll and 6 strikeouts. Atlanta’s Ian Anderson pitched 5 1/3 innings and allowed three runs on seven hits, one stroll and 4 strikeouts.

The Pink Sox received on the board within the second inning on a two-run homer by Trevor Story, his first since coming to Boston.

Boston made it 3-0 within the third inning on an RBI single by J.D. Martinez, who prolonged his hitting streak to 13 video games and on-base streak to 29 video games, each the longest present streaks within the main leagues.

The Braves scored three to tie the sport within the backside half of the inning. Travis Demeritte hit a two-run homer, his third, and Matt Olson plated one other on an RBI double.

The Pink Sox loaded the bases within the sixth, however Kevin Plawecki was referred to as out on strikes to finish the inning. Plawecki, who thought the pitch was low and effectively out of the strike zone, slammed his helmet in anger and was ejected by dwelling plate umpire Adam Beck. Boston supervisor Alex Cora ran to the scene to argue and was additionally tossed, his second ejection of the season.

The Braves had been with out proper fielder Ronald Acuna Jr., who sat out with a slight groin pressure. Acuna was rested to assist keep away from a lingering damage.

–Subject Degree Media


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