PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) cheap Rick Porcello jersey pitched six strong innings, cheap Travis Shaw jersey homered and drove in five runs for the third time this season and the Boston Red Sox jerseys beat the Tampa Bay Rays jerseys 8 2 on Tuesday night to end a three game losing streak.
Porcello (9 2) retired the last nine batters he faced after giving up a bases loaded walk to cheap Nick Franklin jersey in the fourth. That was the only run the right hander allowed while also yielding five hits.
Shaw had a solo homer, a two run double and a two run single for the Red Sox jerseys, who broke a close game open with a three run seventh. David Ortiz continued to climb the career RBI list with a third inning double, and cheap Jackie Bradley Jr. jersey and cheap Hanley Ramirez jersey also drove in runs for Boston.
Ortiz’s hit gave the Red Sox jerseys a 2 0 lead against cheap Chris Archer jersey (4 11), who’s gone from being an All Star a year ago to leading the major leagues in losses this season. One night after moving ahead of Reggie Jackson for sole possession of 24th on the career RBI list, the slugger pulled even with another Hall of Famer, Frank Thomas, for 23rd with 1,704.
Light hitting Tampa Bay snapped an 11 game losing streak on Monday night, pounding out a season high 18 hits in a 13 7 win that saddled Boston with its sixth loss in eight games.
The offensive outburst didn’t spill over to Tuesday.
The Rays jerseys loaded the bases with no outs in the fourth, but only scored once with Porcello’s third walk of the inning forcing in the run. The Boston right hander, who had not walked more than two batters in any of his previous 19 starts, wiggled off the hook by getting cheap Logan Forsythe jersey to fly to right field and fanning cheap Hank Conger jersey and cheap Brad Miller jersey.
Porcello and reliever cheap Junichi Tazawa jersey didn’t allow another baserunner until Miller’s solo homer trimmed Tampa Bay’s deficit to 6 2 with two outs in the seventh. . C cheap Ryan Hanigan jersey (strained neck) will have his status evaluated after catching a full game Wednesday with Triple A Pawtucket.
Rays jerseys: OF cheap Corey Dickerson jersey (sore left thumb) missed his third straight but was available to pinch hit. . RHP cheap Alex Cobb jersey (Tommy John surgery) is scheduled to throw a batting practice session Thursday.
Rays jerseys closer cheap Alex Colome jersey was placed on the 15 day disabled list with right medial biceps tendinitis. The move was retroactive to June 19, so the right hander is eligible to come off the DL on Monday. “We’re not too concerned,” said manager Kevin Cash, who plans to mix and match late in games with Colome sidelined.
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Rays jerseys: They purchased the contract of LHP cheap Dana Eveland jersey from Triple A Durham to fill Colome’s roster spot.
A group of Rays jerseys players put items they used during an 11 game losing streak into a “BURN BOX'” in the clubhouse before Monday’s victory over Boston. Items included shoes, batting gloves, a jock strap and one of Dickerson’s bats.
Red Sox jerseys: LHP cheap David Price jersey (8 4, 4.68 ERA) starts the series finale against his former team. The 2012 AL Cy Young Award winner ranks among the league leaders in strikeouts, innings pitched and wins. He has an AL leading four outings with double digit strikeouts, most by a Boston pitcher in a single season since cheap Jon Lester jersey had seven in 2010.
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