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    Brock Holt, Rick Porcello Power Red Sox To Late 2-1 Win Over Phillies

    Porcello earned his 15th win - and capped off his second double of the year with an impressive dive - to move Boston to 51 games over .500.

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    Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Rick Porcello dives into second base after hitting a double off Philadelphia Phillies starting pitcher Nick Pivetta during the third inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, Aug. 14, 2018, in Philadelphia. (AP Photo/Matt Slocum)

    Brock Holt’s pinch-hit, eighth-inning home run was the difference on Tuesday night in Boston’s 2-1 victory over the Phillies.  The bottom of the Sox lineup had three of Boston’s four extra-base hits, including a solo homer from Sandy Leon and another double from Sox slugger (and winning pitcher) Rick Porcello.