Worth noting

Worth noting

• Reliever Drake Britton pinch-ran for David Ortiz in the ninth inning of Boston' 7-5 victory, and he was the tying run on second base when Stephen Drew launched a three-run homer.

• Ortiz hit .630 (17-for-27) with two doubles, two home runs and 10 RBIs in seven games against Houston this season.

Chris Abshire is an associate reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.