(BOSTON, MA) - Mike Lowell hit a two-run home run and Bill Hall added a solo shot as the Boston Red Sox snapped Cleveland's three-game winning streak with a 3-1 victory over the Indians.
Josh Beckett allowed a run on three hits over eight innings to pick up the win, improving to 3-1.
Beckett was ejected in the eighth inning along with Indians pitcher Jensen Lewis and Cleveland third base coach Steve Smith after Lewis threw a pitch behind Boston's Adrian Beltre, prompting both benches to clear.
No punches were thrown.
Lou Marson hit a solo shot off Beckett for Cleveland's lone run.
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