Boston vs Tampa Bay Wrap - Boston Wins 2-0
|Boston vs Tampa Bay Wrap - Boston Wins 2-0|
Boston got a shutout performance from its pitching staff en route to a 2-0 victory over Tampa Bay on Tuesday at Tropicana Field.
Boston was an underdog by +132 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Boston got 5 innings from Clay Buchholz, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 1 RBI from Jonny Gomes in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher David Price worked 8 innings, giving up 3 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 9 in the loss. They got 1 hit from David DeJesus in a losing cause.
Koji Uehara pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.