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Red Sox win comes just in time

Clay Buchholz, Mike Aviles deliver in slump-busting victory over Rangers

Updated: July 25, 2012, 3:57 AM ET
By Joe McDonald | ESPNBoston.com

ARLINGTON, Texas -- The Boston Red Sox entered Tuesday's game against the Texas Rangers riding a four-game losing skid. Nothing had been going right for the club, and the Red Sox desperately needed a game in which timely hitting and strong starting pitching led them to victory.

Boston finally received both in a 2-1 win over Texas at Rangers Ballpark in Arlington.

Even though Clay Buchholz had to settle for a no-decision, he was solid and remains the ace of the Red Sox ...

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