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BSJ Game Report: Padres 3, Red Sox 1 – Sox fall behind early, can’t catch up

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All you need to know, in quickie form, about the Red Sox' 3-1 loss to the Padres, complete with BSJ analysis and insight:



Red Sox struggles with lefties continue: The Sox managed only four hits on the afternoon -- and one of those was a drag bunt. While San Diego lefty starter Joey Lucchesi was on the mound, the Sox got just two others hits - none until the fourth when J.D. Martinez produced a solo homer with two outs in the inning. The loss dropped the Red Sox record to 18-23 against lefties this season. Part of the problem is the team is without