Tampa Bay vs Boston Final: 6-5 - Recap
|Tampa Bay vs Boston Final: 6-5 - Recap|
Boston lost in extra innings on Saturday, falling 6-5 to Tampa Bay in 11 innings.
Tampa Bay was favored by -138 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Tampa Bay got 6 innings from Jeremy Hellickson, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. Brandon Gomes earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from Evan Longoria in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Kyle Weiland worked 4 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jacoby Ellsbury in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Tampa Bay as they had 11 hits, while Boston only had 9.