The Indians had no answer for Curt Schilling, striking out 10 times over seven innings against the veteran. Trot Nixon went 1-for-3 with an RBI in his return to Fenway, and Cliff Lee allowed three runs over five innings in his fifth loss. Victor Martinez drove in a run and now has 40 RBIs.
Curt Schilling struck out a season-high 10 batters as the Sox toppled the Indians in the series opener. Kevin Youkilis extended his hitting streak to 20 games, and hit an inside-the-park homer in the seventh. Trot Nixon was greeted warmly in his Fenway return.
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