Red Sox

Final: Red Sox 6, Rangers 1

Relying on the long ball, the Red Sox blasted four homers in the first three innings and cruised to a 6-1 victory over the Texas Rangers, improving to 9-2 on the road this season.

J.D. Martinez belted two -- including a three-run shot in the first -- and Xander Bogaerts and Rafael Devers added one each.

Nathan Eovaldi overcame aa 28-pitch second inning and limited the Rangers to a solo run on four hits to pick up his fourth win of the season.

WHO: Red Sox (15-10) vs. Texas Rangers (11-15)
WHEN: 8:05 p.m.
WHERE: Globe Life Field
SERIES TO DATE: Texas 1-0
STARTING PITCHERS: RHP Nathan Eovaldi (3-2, 3.77) vs. RHP Kohei Arihara (2-2, 4.03)
TV/RADIO: NESN, WEEI-FM

LINEUPS

RED SOX

Arroyo 2B
Verdugo CF
Martinez DH
Bogaerts SS
Devers 3B
Vazquez C
Dalbec 1B
Renfroe RF
Cordero LF

RANGERS

Calhoun Lf
Solak 2B
Gallo R
Lowe 1B
Garcia CF
Dahl LF
Kiner-Falefa SS
Holt 3B
Heim C