47-57
0 - 3
51-53

Game Story

The resurgent Tampa Bay Rays are on their best run in a decade. Ben Zobrist homered, Matt Joyce and Kevin Kiermaier each had an RBI single, and the Rays beat the skidding Boston Red Sox 3-0 Saturday night for their ninth consecutive victory. ''It's really impressive,'' Tampa Bay manager Joe Maddon...
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Bos 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 1
TB 1 0 0 1 0 0 1 0 X 3 9 0

Scoring Summary

Bottom 1st: Tampa Bay
Matt JoyceDFP
singled to shallow right,
Desmond JenningsDFP
scored,
Ben ZobristDFP
to second
BOS 0 - TB 1
Bottom 4th: Tampa Bay
Kevin KiermaierDFP
singled to shallow center,
Yunel EscobarDFP
scored,
Kevin KiermaierDFP
to second advancing on throw
BOS 0 - TB 2
Bottom 7th: Tampa Bay
Ben ZobristDFP
homered to deep right
BOS 0 - TB 3

Pitching Details

Batting

Boston

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Brock HoltDFP
RF
3 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 1 .313
Dustin PedroiaDFP
2B
4 0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0 .271
David OrtizDFP
DH
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .251
Mike NapoliDFP
1B
2 0 1 0 0 2 1 0 1 .274
Daniel NavaDFP
LF
2 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 .253
Jonny GómesDFP
PH-LF
2 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .241
Stephen DrewDFP
SS
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 .172
Xander BogaertsDFP
3B
4 0 1 0 0 0 3 0 3 .237
Jackie Bradley Jr.DFP
CF
4 0 1 0 0 0 2 0 4 .233
Christian VázquezDFP
C
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 .286
Totals 33 0 8 0 0 3 10 0 18
Batting
2B - D Ortiz (21, J Hellickson)
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - M Napoli 1, J Bradley Jr
GIDP - B Holt
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
E - C Vazquez (2, throw)
DP - 2 (S Drew-D Pedroia-M Napoli, S Drew-D Pedroia-M Napoli)

Tampa Bay

HITTERS
Hitter AB R H RBI HR BB K SB LOB AVG
Desmond JenningsDFP
CF
4 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 .246
Ben ZobristDFP
2B
3 1 1 1 1 1 0 0 3 .267
Matt JoyceDFP
DH
3 0 2 1 0 1 0 0 0 .280
Evan LongoriaDFP
3B
3 0 1 0 0 1 2 0 3 .259
James LoneyDFP
1B
4 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 5 .284
Brandon GuyerDFP
LF
4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 4 .266
Yunel EscobarDFP
SS
4 1 2 0 0 0 1 0 0 .254
José MolinaDFP
C
2 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 .195
Kevin KiermaierDFP
RF
4 0 2 1 0 0 0 0 1 .310
Totals 31 3 9 3 1 4 5 0 20
Batting
HR - B Zobrist (8, 7th inning off J Lackey 0 on, 2 Out)
S - J Molina
RBI - B Zobrist (29), M Joyce (42), K Kiermaier (25)
2-out RBI - B Zobrist
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out - B Zobrist 2, J Loney 1, B Guyer 1
GIDP - J Loney, B Guyer
Team LOB - 9
Fielding
DP - 2 (B Zobrist-J Loney-J Molina, B Zobrist-Y Escobar-J Loney)

Pitching

Boston

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
John LackeyDFP
(L, 11-7)
7.0 8 3 2 4 4 1 1.23 3.60
Koji UeharaDFP
1.0 1 0 0 0 1 0 0.75 1.54

Tampa Bay

PITCHERS
Pitcher IP H R ER BB K HR WHIP ERA
Jeremy HellicksonDFP
4.2 5 0 0 2 5 0 1.56 1.00
Jeff BeliveauDFP
0.2 2 0 0 0 1 0 0.50 0.00
Grant BalfourDFP
(W, 1-3)(HLD, 8)
1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 1.54 5.17
Brad BoxbergerDFP
(HLD, 10)
1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 0.84 2.16
Jake McGeeDFP
(SV, 11)
1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 0.85 1.53
Pitching
WP - J Hellickson
Pitches-strikes - J Lackey 111-70; K Uehara 19-15; J Hellickson 96-61; J Beliveau 22-16; G Balfour 22-15; B Boxberger 20-12; J McGee 13-9
Ground balls-fly balls - J Lackey 14-5; K Uehara 1-2; J Hellickson 5-5; J Beliveau 1-0; G Balfour 2-1; B Boxberger 1-1; J McGee 0-1
Batters faced - J Lackey 32; K Uehara 4; J Hellickson 20; J Beliveau 4; G Balfour 5; B Boxberger 4; J McGee 3
Game Details
Game Time: 3:23.
Umpires: HP--Chad Fairchild. 1B--Vic Carapazza. 2B--Marcus Pattillo. 3B--Bill Miller.
Weather: INDOORS
Wind: 0 mph, .
Attendance: 26,659.