Lester, Red Sox blank Rays
|Lester, Red Sox blank Rays|
Winning pitcher Jon Lester tossed six scoreless innings to lead the Boston Red Sox over the Tampa Bay Rays 2-0 on Tuesday night.
Boston cashed as +105 road underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the 8-run total listed by oddsmakers.
David Ortiz knocked in both runs for the Red Sox, as Jonathan Papelbon pitched the ninth inning to get the save for Boston.
James Shields allowed two runs over eight innings to take the loss for Tampa Bay, which managed only one hit on the night.