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Red Sox-Braves highlights: Sox drop series opener, 6-3

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The Red Sox failed to earn their third straight win as they fell at home to the Braves on Monday night. Alex Verdugo smacked three doubles in the loss for Boston.

Red Sox starter Colten Brewer allowed five runs in four innings of work. Austin Riley (three RBI) and Nick Markakis (two RBI) did most of the damage for Atlanta.

FINAL SCORE: Atlanta Braves 6, Boston Red Sox 3

BOX SCORE

Red Sox Record: 12-23

HIGHLIGHTS

Markakis gets Atlanta on the board first

Duvall ties it back up

Braves pull ahead and don't look back

UP NEXT

Tuesday, Sept. 1 vs. Braves, 7:30 p.m. ET.

Wednesday, Sept. 2 vs. Braves, 7:30 p.m. ET.

Thursday, Sept. 3 vs. Blue Jays, 7:30 p.m. ET.