Tampa Bay Drops Boston 6-2 - Match Report
Jeff Niemann reached double figures in strikeouts, fanning 10 Red Sox en route to a 6-2 win over Boston on Tuesday at Fenway Park.
The Rays were a +134 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Jeff Niemann earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Desmond Jennings in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Erik Bedard worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jacoby Ellsbury in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay outhit their counterparts 12-3 in the game.