Tampa Bay Falls 6-2 to Boston - Recap
Boston got 6 1/3 innings of work from Jon Lester en route to a 6-2 victory over Tampa Bay on Tuesday at Fenway Park.
Boston won as a -140 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 6 1/3 innings from Jon Lester, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 2 RBIs from Jose Iglesias in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 5-inning outing from Fausto Carmona in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 1 walk and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Wil Myers had 2 hits in the loss for the Rays.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 12 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 7.