Sox Knock off Birds and Move into Top Perch
For the first time this season the Sox are in sole possession of first place, and that move came at the hands of Clement. Last year Clement was dogged all season by a lack of run support, last night was no different. The Sox manufactured just one run for Clement as he pitched through the 8th inning holding the birds to bagels. Foulke didn't foulke up a thing in the ninth and an otherwise boring game became a great tell tail sign of what Clement can bring to the table.
You don't get to pitch in a 1-0 game very often, and to win one is rarer...I have been on the other end of a couple of them last year, so it was nice tonight." Clement Said