Tampa Bay Drops Boston 7-2 - Match Report
Tampa Bay got 9 innings of work from Wade Davis en route to a 7-2 victory over Boston on Friday at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay won as a +108 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got 9 innings from Wade Davis, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 3 RBIs from John Jaso in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher John Lackey worked 3 innings, giving up 5 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josh Reddick in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 9 hits, while Boston only had 6.