Then the Red Sox did what they've done all year: Their hitters bashed the opposing reliever and their own bullpen held steady. And when the dust settled after four hours and 19 minutes on the first World Series game ever held in Denver, the Red Sox emerged with a 10-5 win over the Colorado Rockies last night and a commanding 3-0 lead.
World Series Game 4
Best of seven
Red Sox lead 3-0
Game 1: Boston 13, Colorado 1 Game 2: Boston 2, Colorado 1 Last night: Boston 10, Colorado 5 Today: Boston (Lester 4-0) at Colorado (Cook 8-7), 8:29 p.m. *Tomorrow: Boston at Colorado, 8:40 p.m. *Wednesday: Colorado at Boston, 8:29 p.m. *Thursday: Colorado at Boston, 8:20 p.m. *-If necessary TV: All games on chs. 45, 5