J.D. Drew and Mike Lowell both hit grand slams in the Red Sox’s 11-8 win, giving the Sox a four-game series sweep over the Royals for the first time since 1988.
Miguel Olivo had five RBIs with his sixth home run and two doubles. Jose Guillen had four hits, including his sixth homer, and drove in three runs.
Brian Bannister’s been 4-0 in daylight games this season, compared to 0-5 at night. But today he gave up seven runs on 12 hits before being yanked in the sixth inning.