Tampa Bay Drops Boston 6-2 - Match Report
Tampa Bay got 6 innings of work from Jeremy Hellickson en route to a 6-2 victory over Boston on Wednesday at Fenway Park.
Tampa Bay won as a +119 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got 6 innings from Jeremy Hellickson, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Rays got 2 RBIs from Wil Myers in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Ryan Dempster worked 6 innings, giving up 8 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jacoby Ellsbury in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 15-7 advantage in hits.
Next game, Tampa Bay takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Boston, they head on the road to face Detroit.