Most hitters never admit to trying to hit homers. They say all the usual stuff about trying to hit line drives, etc. Martinez just flat out says it, he's goes up looking to do damage. He's figured it out.
For the second straight day, the Red Sox' efforts to give Craig Kimbrel the 9th inning off seem destined to fail. Pillar and Solarte with lasers to open the 9th vs Brian Johnson, and here comes Kimbrel.