Both teams attempt to win a series, and Boston looks down the barrel of a lost season. Of the 13 games the Red Sox will play before the All-Star Break (after this one), 10 are at home and the last 3 are on the road against Houston. If they don’t go on a major tear in that stretch, surrender is the only logical recourse. So let’s see how tonight goes for a start as Mookie Betts makes his MLB debut (and in fact, his first plate appearance at this moment after Drew singled a run in). It’s almost the 4th of July. 4-day week, peeps.