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Offense's start was first-rate

Five-run inning led to easier night

Mike Timlin and catcher Kevin Cash had to sweat it out in the ninth as Timlin gave up two runs before being relieved. Mike Timlin and catcher Kevin Cash had to sweat it out in the ninth as Timlin gave up two runs before being relieved. (John Bohn/Globe Staff)
By Gordon Edes
Globe Staff / June 12, 2008

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It's not a mortal lock. The Red Sox have lost twice this season when they've scored multiple runs in the first inning, back-to-back games in Minnesota and Baltimore in mid-May. (Full article: 774 words)

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