Brian Matusz is displaying tremendous command in today's series finale against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park. He just struck out David Ortiz for the second time in the game on a perfect fastball right on the low-outside corner. He got into some trouble in the bottom of the fourth when Adrian Beltre golfed an ankle-high pitch off the Green Monster, but worked out of trouble by striking out Orioles-killer J.D. Drew and getting Bill Hall on a lineout to center.
So far, Matusz has given up two hits and struck out six. Red Sox right-hander John Lackey also has been dealing, but he got into a jam in the top of the fourth and allowed two runs on a wild pitch and an RBI single by Scott Moore.