Jake Peavy retired 11 straight at one point in his third straight win. (AP)
By Scott Merkin / MLB.com
Jake Peavy continued to show why the Sox traded for him, tossing eight shutout frames of two-hit ball in his third straight win. Scott Podsednik gave Peavy a lead with a homer three pitches into the game, and the Sox tacked on, highlighted by a five-run sixth.
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