Tampa Bay Falls 3-2 to Boston - Recap
Ryan Dempster struck out 10 batters as Boston defeated Tampa Bay 3-2 in baseball wagering action Monday at Fenway Park.
Boston was favored by -145 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Andrew Bailey earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 1 inning of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 2 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Shane Victorino in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 7-inning outing from Jeremy Hellickson in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 3 hits in his time on the mound, while Desmond Jennings had 1 hit in the loss for the Rays.
Boston heads into a battle against Cleveland. Tampa Bay, meanwhile, will have their next action against Baltimore.