Red Sox tame Rays in six innings
|Red Sox tame Rays in six innings|
The Boston Red Sox scored eight runs in the third inning and defeated the Tampa Bay Rays 9-1 Saturday night in a rain-shortened six inning game at Fenway Park.
Boston won the game as -190 favorites, and the 10 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9).
Kevin Youkilis went 2-for-2 at the plate with a solo home run for the Red Sox. Josh Beckett improved to 15-6 with the win, allowing four hits and one run over five innings.
Jason Bartlett drove in the only run for the Rays. Wade Davis surrendered six hits and eight runs over 2 2-3 innings in the loss.