CSN Stats: Sale has non-support case against Red Sox


Mitch Moreland and Chris Sale look pretty despondent in that photo above. And they have reason.

Moreland wasn't a culprit Monday -- he had three of the Red Sox' four hits -- but, as a representative of the hitters, he deserves to hang his head. Sale has pitched brilliantly in his first two starts as a member of the Red Sox . . . and he's 0-1. The reason? His teammates have given him no support, as in almost nothing:

At least the Red Sox won Sale's first start, even though it took them 12 innings to do so and he departed after seven. But neither they, nor he, was a winner yesterday.

Nor will they be very often if they continue to hit like this behind Sale.

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