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Late Homer Haunts Price As Giants Edge Red Sox, 2-1

Late Homer Haunts Price As Giants Edge Red Sox, 2-1

SAN FRANCISCO — One moment, Mac Williamson hit the go-ahead homer for his first career long ball as tens of thousands cheered him. The next, he misjudged the wind in left field and lost a fly ball for a two-base error that could have cost San Francisco the game.

Only when the bullpen pulled it out could Williamson exhale.

He homered leading off the eighth inning and later got the ball back with a trade of a signed bat and ball, and the Giants held on to beat David Price and the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on Wednesday night to split the quick two-game series.

"The game's humbling, and it couldn't have happened any quicker than it did to me tonight," said...

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