Tampa Bay Downed 13-5 By Boston - Burke Badenhop Takes Loss
David Ortiz drove in 5 runs as his Red Sox defeated Tampa Bay 13-5 at Fenway Park.
Boston won as a -131 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Clay Buchholz earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 3, and allowing 6 hits and 5 earned runs. That effort was supported by 5 RBIs from David Ortiz in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson worked 5 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Luke Scott in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 15-6 in the game.