Red Sox beat the Rays 4-3 in extra innings! Go up to 9-13! #letsgo #redsox #w #sweep (Photo source: Boston Red Sox Twitter)
The Rays scored first in the bottom of the 3rd with a 2-run RBI double. The Red Sox answered in the top of the 4th with a solo HR from Mitch Moreland! They took the lead in the top of the 6th with a 2-run RBI single from Xander Bogaerts! The Rays tied it in the bottom of the 8th with a solo HR. Neither team scored again so the game went into extra innings. The Red Sox regained the lead in the top of the 11th with a Sac Fly from Christian Vázquez! Ryan Brasier made the save in the bottom of the 11th! The winning pitcher was Marcus Walden with 2 IP, 1 H, 0 ER, 0 BB, and 2 K, bringing his record up to 3-0! The Red Sox start a series against the Tigers tomorrow at 7:10 ET with Chris Sale starting.