Julio Lugo hits the dirt to avoid an inside pitch from Jeremy Bonderman. (Charles Krupa/AP)
By Ian Browne / MLB.com
Third baseman Mike Lowell made a nice play to rob Ivan Rodriguez of a hit but sprained his left thumb in the process. The Sox scored twice in the second, but Jon Lester gave up four runs in the fourth, and the visiting Tigers held on for the win.
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