Tampa Bay Drops Boston 4-2 - Match Report
Tampa Bay moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 4-2 win against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.
Tampa Bay won as a -130 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got 5 innings from Alex Cobb, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from Carlos Pena in the win.
Boston got a 6-inning outing from Jon Lester in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Scott Podsednik had 1 hit in the loss for the Red Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 8 hits, while Boston only had 4.
Fernando Rodney pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Tampa Bay heads into a battle against Chicago. Boston, meanwhile, will have their next action against Baltimore.