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Day games clouding Koji Uehara’s optimism

TORONTO — Koji Uehara is cruising. With his third save in as many days, Tuesday, the Red Sox closer is 18 for 20 in save opportunities this season with a 2.89 ERA. In his last five outings, Uehara has allowed just one baserunner, averaging just 12.6 pitches per inning. So, what keeps him up at […]
Boston Herald Jun 7, 2015
Vintage Koji cleans up in ninth

Vintage Koji cleans up in ninth

The dominant Koji Uehara, circa 2013, that used to run in and deliver saves without breaking a sweat might not exist this season, but yesterday’s outing was reminiscent of those days.Uehara delivered his first clean full inning since May 24 to pick up his 13th save of the season in the Red Sox’ 4-2 victory over the Oakland A’s in the middle game of a three-game set at Fenway Park.Uehara struck out Max Muncy and got Mark Canha and Eric Sogard to go down quietly as the Red Sox earned a much-needed series victory.

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