TB 0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 2
Bos 0 1 1 0 0 3 0 1 X 6
Date of game: 3/10/2014

Recap: Boston vs. Tampa Bay

Fort Myers, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Jon Lester fired three scoreless innings and David Ortiz hit his first home run of the spring to help the Boston Red Sox claim a 6-2 Grapefruit League victory over the Tampa Bay Rays.

Ortiz's solo shot in the third inning was one of three Boston homers on the day. Mike Napoli added a solo blast in the sixth and Corey Brown went deep with none aboard in the eighth.

Will Middlebrooks went 2-for-3 with two RBI for the Red Sox, with Brown also collecting a pair of hits in the win.

Lester yielded just one hit and a walk while striking out four before giving way to Chris Capuano, who allowed a solo homer to Evan Longoria while working the next three frames.

Longoria finished 2-for-2, while Rays starter Jake Odorizzi permitted one run and two hits over the first 2 1/3 innings.

Game Notes

Boston sends Victorino to DL again

For the second time in 2015, the Boston Red Sox have placed outfielder Shane Victorino on the 15-day disabled list.

Hawks' Korver out for postseason

If the Atlanta Hawks are going to erase a 2-0 deficit in their Eastern Conference Finals series against the Cleveland Cavaliers, they will have to do it without one of the NBA's best shooters.

Stay Connected with WDEF News 12
 
Inergize Digital This site is hosted and managed by Inergize Digital.
Mobile advertising for this site is available on Local Ad Buy.