With Rafael Devers’ record, Red Sox beat the Rays

Dominican Rafael Devers set a Red Sox record by homering for the sixth consecutive game, Tanner Houck allowed two hits in just over seven innings and Boston beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-0 on Monday night.

Devers shared Boston’s mark with a five-game home run streak with six players, including Hall of Famers Ted Williams and Jimmie Foxx.

Game Description

Houck (4-5) allowed a single in the third inning to Cuban Yandy Diaz and an infield hit to Josh Lowe in the seventh. He fanned five and was charged with a base on balls, which occurred when Devers was ruled to have violated defensive changeup rules for an automatic fly ball on a grounder by Mexico’s Jonathan Aranda in the second inning on a 3-2 pitch.

Ceddanne Rafaela also homered for the Red Sox, who moved back to .500 with a 24-24 mark.

Justin Slaten completed the three-hit effort as Boston improved its record in Tampa Bay to 6-22 since the start of the 2021 season.

Rafael Devers

Denvers Red SoxRays starter Taj Bradley (1-2) struck out eight of his first nine batters before Jarren Duran opened the fourth with a triple and scored on a double by Venezuelan Wilyer Abreu. Devers put Boston ahead 3-0 by extending his hitting streak to 10 games with his 10th home run, a two-run line drive to left field.

For the Red Sox, Dominican Rafael Devers batted 4-1 with a run scored and two hits. Venezuelan Wilyer Abreu was 4-1 with one run scored and one run batted in.

For the Rays, Panama’s José Caballero was 3-1. Dominican Rafael Devers set a Red Sox record by homering for the sixth straight game, Tanner Houck allowed two hits in just over seven innings and Boston beat the Tampa Bay Rays 5-0 on Monday night.

Devers shared Boston’s mark with a five-game home run streak with six players, including Hall of Famers Ted Williams and Jimmie Foxx.

Houck (4-5) allowed a single in the third inning to Cuban Yandy Diaz and an infield hit to Josh Lowe in the seventh. He fanned five and was charged with a base on balls, which occurred when Devers was ruled to have violated defensive changeup rules for an automatic fly ball on a grounder by Mexico’s Jonathan Aranda in the second inning on a 3-2 pitch.

Ceddanne Rafaela also homered for the Red Sox, who moved back to .500 with a 24-24 mark.

Justin Slaten completed the three-hit effort as Boston improved its record in Tampa Bay to 6-22 since the start of the 2021 season.

Rays opener

Rays starter Taj Bradley (1-2) struck out eight of his first nine batters before Jarren Duran opened the fourth with a triple and scored on a double by Venezuelan Wilyer Abreu. Devers put Boston ahead 3-0 by extending his hitting streak to 10 games with his 10th home run, a two-run line drive to left field.

For the Red Sox, Dominican Rafael Devers batted 4-1 with a run scored and two hits. Venezuelan Wilyer Abreu was 4-1 with one run scored and one run batted in.

For the Rays, Panama’s José Caballero was 3-1. Cuban Yandy Díaz is 4-1.

Source:sandiegouniontribune.com

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