Drew Pomeranz lasted just two innings, allowing four runs before he was pulled without recording an out in the third inning. (Barry Chin/Globe Staff photo)
Andrew Mahoney 10/6/2017 7:44:31 PM
Pitching: LHP Dallas Keuchel (14-5, 2.90).
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Red Sox lineup
Pitching: LHP Drew Pomeranz (17-6, 3.32)
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Pregame notes: Red Sox lefty Drew Pomeranz makes his first postseason start. He faced the Astros twice this season and allowed two runs over 12.1 innings. The last of those starts was on Sept. 30. Pomeranz have up one run over six innings. … Astros starter Dallas Keuchel has not faced the Red Sox since May 12, 2016. In three career appearances against the Sox, two of them starts, he has allowed 15 runs on 19 hits over 13.2 innings. Keuchel is 2-0 with a 2.57 ERA in three postseason games, two of them starts. … Going back to the regular season, the Sox have lost six of eight and the Astros have won seven of eight.
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