at Fort Myers, Fla.
Monday, March 8
Cardinals at the plate: St. Louis didn't pick up its first hit until the seventh inning, when Shane Robinson doubled off Manny Delcarmen. Robinson scored when Jon Jay just beat out a double-play ball. Daryl Jones doubled home two runs off lefty reliever Dustin Richardson to give the Cardinals the lead in the eighth.Red Sox at the plate: J.D. Drew led off the second inning with a triple and scored on Bill Hall's single. Drew's replacement, Josh Reddick, tripled in a run in the fifth inning. Marco Scutaro had a pair of hits from the leadoff spot. Shortstop prospect Jose Iglesias hit a three-run shot on the first pitch he saw with two outs in the bottom of the eighth to give the lead back to the Red Sox. Reddick doubled in the tying run in the ninth before scoring the walk-off run on a single by Che-Hsuan Lin.
The Red Sox start a three-game swing on the East Coast when they travel to Jupiter, Fla., to play the Marlins on Tuesday at 1:05 p.m. ET. Tim Wakefield will bring his knuckler in tow for Boston, opposed by Florida's Anibal Sanchez.
Jonathan Mayo is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.Less