Tyler Flowers

Chris Sale Struggles As Braves Beat Red Sox

Red Sox ace Chris Sale had a rough day, getting outpitched by Mike Foltynewicz as the Atlanta Braves defeated Boston 7-1 on Sunday afternoon at Fenway Park.

Foltynewicz took a no-hit bid into the sixth and went seven innings. Tyler Flowers hit a three-run homer off Sale (5-2) as the Braves salvaged the finale of a three-game interleague series.

It was just the Braves' second win in six games, and fourth in their last 14 games at Fenway Park. Boston had won six of seven.

Foltynewicz (4-3) gave up one run and three hits, striking out seven and walking three.

Sale (5-2) was tagged for six runs in 41/3 innings. He hadn't allowed more...

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