Rays Beaten 3-1 by Red Sox, Eliminated from ALDS

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Yunel Escobar delivered three hits to earn a game grade of 100.5 (A+) but the Rays were downed by Boston, 3-1. Tampa Bay had a batting average of .194 and a wOBA of .185. On the season they have a .277 batting average and .341 wOBA.

The Rays got on the board first in the bottom of the sixth when David DeJesus hit a single off starter Jake Peavy, driving in Escobar. Tied up 1-1 in the top of the seventh, the Red Sox took a final lead when Shane Victorino drove in Jacoby Ellsbury with a single off Joel Peralta.

Jeremy Hellickson didn't factor in the decision, going one inning after he surrendered no runs on one hit with no strikeouts and two walks. After 2/3 of an inning of work, Jake McGee got his first loss in relief in the playoffs surrendering two runs on one hit while fanning one and walking one. Craig Breslow (1-0) got the win, allowing no runs on one hit over 1 2/3 innings with four strikeouts and no walks. Escobar was powerful at the plate for the Rays, going 3 for 3 with a double and a run.

The Rays are bounced three games to one and are bounced from the ALDS. The Rays will face off against the Red Sox Thursday in Game 5 of the ALDS at Fenway Park at 5:37 PM EDT.


Red Sox Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

A-

91.6

X. Bogaerts

PH

0

0

2

0

0

2

0

B

86.4

S. Victorino

RF

3

1

0

0

1

0

1

B

86.3

J. Ellsbury

CF

4

1

1

0

0

1

0

B

85.8

D. Nava

LF

2

1

0

0

0

2

1

B

83.4

W. Middlebroo

3B

3

1

0

0

0

1

2

B

83.3

D. Ortiz

DH

4

1

0

0

0

1

1

C

75.0

D. Pedroia

2B

4

1

0

0

1

0

0

C

72.0

M. Napoli

1B

3

0

0

0

0

1

2

C-

71.0

J. Gomes

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

C-

70.0

D. Ross

C

1

0

0

0

0

0

1

D+

68.0

S. Drew

SS

2

0

0

0

0

0

0

D

66.0

J. Saltalamac

C

2

0

0

0

0

0

2


Rays Offense

Grade

Player

P

AB

H

R

HR

RBI

BB

SO

A+

100.5

Y. Escobar

SS

3

3

1

0

0

0

0

B

86.0

J. Lobaton

C

2

1

0

0

0

0

0

C

74.7

W. Myers

RF

4

1

0

0

0

0

0

C

73.7

D. DeJesus

LF

4

1

0

0

1

0

2

C-

71.0

D. Young

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

0

C-

70.0

M. Joyce

PH

1

0

0

0

0

0

1

D

66.0

K. Johnson

DH

2

0

0

0

0

0

2

D

64.0

D. Jennings

CF

3

0

0

0

0

0

1

D

64.0

B. Zobrist

2B

3

0

0

0

0

0

1

D-

61.0

J. Loney

1B

4

0

0

0

0

0

1

D-

60.0

E. Longoria

3B

4

0

0

0

0

0

2


Red Sox Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A+

97.4

K. Uehara

1.1

0.00

0.00

0

2

0

20

A

95.5

J. Tazawa

0.1

0.00

0.00

0

1

0

5

A

95.3

C. Breslow

1.2

0.00

0.60

1

4

0

23

B+

89.4

J. Peavy

5.2

1.59

0.88

5

3

0

74


Rays Pitching

Grade

Player

IP

ERA

WHIP

HA

SO

BB

PC

A

93.7

C. Archer

0.1

0.00

0.00

0

0

0

2

A

93.7

W. Wright

0.1

0.00

0.00

0

0

0

2

A

93.0

A. Torres

2.0

0.00

0.50

1

1

0

29

A-

91.2

M. Moore

2.0

0.00

1.00

1

3

1

30

B+

88.6

J. Wright

1.0

0.00

1.00

0

1

1

12

B

82.2

J. Peralta

1.1

0.00

2.25

2

3

1

26

C

74.0

J. Hellickson

1.0

0.00

3.00

1

0

2

22

F

56.4

J. McGee

0.2

27.00

3.00

1

1

1

21

F

56.1

F. Rodney

0.1

27.00

6.00

0

1

2

19


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