Boston vs Tampa Bay Recap - Rays Over Red Sox 7-4
Tampa Bay moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 7-4 win against the Boston Red Sox at Tropicana Field.
The Rays were a -218 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Burke Badenhop earned the victory for the Rays, throwing 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from B.J. Upton in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Clay Buchholz worked 7 innings, giving up 4 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Jose Iglesias in a losing cause.
Next game, Tampa Bay takes its act home to face Toronto looking for another win. For Boston, they head home to face Baltimore.