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Kelly Wins 6th Straight Start, Pitches Red Sox Past Mets 3-1

Kelly Wins 6th Straight Start, Pitches Red Sox Past Mets 3-1

NEW YORK (AP) — In one month, Joe Kelly has gone from total disappointment to the top of the rotation. Kelly won his sixth straight outing, recovering nicely from a rocky start to outpitch Jacob deGrom and lead the Boston Red Sox over the New York Mets 3-1 Saturday. "It's been a big point of emphasis that no matter what team we're facing, I have to throw off-speed. Throwing all fastballs, obviously that hasn't worked out," Kelly said. Mookie Betts homered and scored twice as the last-place Red Sox won for the eighth time in 11 games. They have taken the first two this weekend at Citi Field after the NL East-leading Mets returned from an 8-1 road trip. ...

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