Big inning powers Red Sox
The Boston Red Sox scored five runs in the sixth inning Friday as they defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 7-3 in the opener of a three-game series.
Boston won the game as a -110 pick’em, and the 10 runs went as a PUSH against the posted over/under (10).
Jason Bay went 2-for-4 at the plate, including a three-run homer. Brad Penny improved to 3-1 with the victory, giving up eight hits and three runs.
Jason Bartlett had three hits and drove in one run for the Rays. James Shields was rocked for 10 hits and five runs.