Boston Falls 9-2 to Tampa Bay - Recap

Boston Falls 9-2 to Tampa Bay - Recap

Tampa Bay got 5 2/3 innings of work from Jeremy Hellickson en route to a 9-2 victory over Boston on Thursday at Fenway Park.

The Rays were a +105 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.

Tampa Bay got 5 2/3 innings from Jeremy Hellickson, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 3 RBIs from B.J. Upton in the win.

Boston's starting pitcher Kyle Weiland worked 3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from David Ortiz in a losing cause.

The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 9 hits, while Boston only had 6.