Dustin Pedroia rounds the bases following his first-inning home run. (Elise Amendola/AP)
By Mark Remme / MLB.com
One night after halting an 0-for-24 slide, Jason Varitek capped a four-run eighth with a two-out, tiebreaking RBI single to give Boston a hard-fought win. Mike Lowell had followed Dustin Pedroia's RBI single with a two-run double to set the stage for Varitek.
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