Tampa Bay vs Boston Game Final 9-6 - David Price Earns Win
|Tampa Bay vs Boston Game Final 9-6 - David Price Earns Win|
Ben Zobrist drove in 5 runs as his Rays defeated Boston 9-6 at Tropicana Field.
Bettors who backed the Rays were rewarded as -155 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Tampa Bay got 6 innings from David Price, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 5 RBIs from Ben Zobrist in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Andrew Miller worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Dustin Pedroia in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 11-8 advantage in hits.
Kyle Farnsworth pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.