The Red Sox haven't scored much for Tim Wakefield this season, but they broke through with five runs in the sixth inning to give him the lead for good. Manny Ramirez finished a home run shy of hitting for the cycle.
The Rangers scored three runs in the fifth inning to counter the Red Sox, but the wheels fell off for Vicente Padilla in the sixth as Boston scored five runs. Sammy Sosa had a double, but no homers in his chase for No. 600. Gerald Laird doubled in two.
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