David Ortiz swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 2 runs as his Red Sox defeated Tampa Bay 7-4 at Fenway Park.
Boston won as a -103 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 7.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 5 1/3 innings from John Lackey, who gave up 4 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from Dustin Pedroia in the win.
Tampa Bay's starting pitcher David Price worked 7 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from James Loney in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 11-8 in the game.
Koji Uehara pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.