Game Wrap - Tampa Bay 4-0 Victors Over Red Sox
James Shields led Tampa Bay to a shutout performance against Boston 4-0 on Tuesday at Tropicana Field.
Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as -124 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Tampa Bay got 9 innings from James Shields, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 1 RBI from Casey Kotchman in the win.
Boston got a 7-inning outing from Tim Wakefield in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 5 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Adrian Gonzalez had 3 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 7-5 in the game.