Boston vs Tampa Bay Game Final 5-0 - Clay Buchholz Earns Win
Tampa Bay struck out 11 times against Clay Buchholz in losing 5-0 to Boston on Sunday at Fenway Park.
Boston won as a -133 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Clay Buchholz earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 11, walking 4, and allowing 2 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Mike Napoli in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher Alex Cobb worked 6 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Desmond Jennings in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 8 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 3.