Boston vs Tampa Bay Final: 3-2 - Recap
The battle wasn't settled until inning No. 10 as Tampa Bay was handed a 3-2 defeat against Boston on Friday at Fenway Park.
Bettors who backed the Red Sox were rewarded as +131 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.
Boston got 5 1/3 innings from Brandon Workman, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 4. Andrew Miller earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 1 RBIs from Xander Bogaerts in the win.
Tampa Bay got a 7-inning outing from David Price in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while David DeJesus had 2 hits in the loss for the Rays.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 8 hits, while Tampa Bay only had 4.