Tampa Bay Rays vs Boston Red Sox Recap - Rays Over Red Sox 1-0
Tampa Bay's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Boston scoreless in a 1-0 victory on Friday at Tropicana Field.
Tampa Bay won as a -108 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Tampa Bay got 6 innings from Chris Archer, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 11. Leo Nunez earned the victory, while the Rays got 1 RBIs from Cole Figueroa in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher John Lackey worked 7 innings, giving up 5 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hits from A.J. Pierzynski in a losing cause.
Tampa Bay enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-5 advantage in hits.