Glasnow ties profession excessive with 14 strikeouts and Rays proceed residence dominance over Pink Sox, 3-1

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Rays starter Tyler Glasnow pitches against the Red Sox during the first inning.
Rays starter Tyler Glasnow pitches towards the Pink Sox throughout the first inning. AP Picture/Chris O’Meara

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Tyler Glasnow tied a profession excessive with 14 strikeouts and the Tampa Bay Rays continued their residence dominance of the Boston Pink Sox with a 3-1 victory Wednesday evening.

Glasnow (8-5) allowed one run and three hits over six innings in a season-high, 103-pitch outing. Boston was 0 for 7 with runners in scoring place towards the 6-foot-8 right-hander.

After Robert Stephenson and Colin Poche went an inning every, Pete Fairbanks labored the ninth to get his twentieth save and full a four-hitter.

Brandon Lowe and Isaac Paredes hit solo residence runs off Boston starter Nick Pivetta (9-8).

Tampa Bay took two of three within the sequence, and have received 14 of 15 at residence towards the Pink Sox.

Boston struck out 17 instances within the sport, and completed with 47 strikeouts throughout the sequence.

The Rays maintain a commanding lead for the highest AL wild card. Boston began play 5 again of the ultimate wild-card spot.

Boston rookie Triston Casas singled within the ninth to increase his career-best hitting streak to 13 video games

Tampa Bay took a 2-1 lead on Paredes’ shot within the fourth. It gave him three homers in 10 at-bats when dealing with Pivetta.

Lowe tied it at 1 with a third-inning homer. It was his third lengthy ball in 13 at-bats towards the right-hander.

Harold Ramírez, on his twenty ninth birthday, ended Pivetta’s evening with a run-scoring double that made it 3-1 within the fifth.

Connor Wong had an RBI triple within the third that put Boston up 1-0. Rays shortstop Osleivis Basabe assist preserve Wong from scoring when he made a diving seize on Rafael Devers’ grounder up the center with the infield in.

Pivetta gave up three runs and 7 hits over 4 2/3 innings in his first begin since Aug. 15.


Devers had a first-inning double off a catwalk. As proper fielder Luke Raley drifted again to the warning observe, the excessive fly struck the overhanging construction and landed in shallow proper.


Pink Sox: OF Alex Verdugo (left hamstring tightness) missed his third straight sport, however supervisor Alex Cora is hopeful he shall be again Friday. … LHP John Paxton is getting additional relaxation and is scheduled to start out Tuesday towards the New York Yankees on 10 days of relaxation. … RHP Corey Kluber (proper shoulder irritation) will pitch for Double-A Portland on Friday.

Rays: SS Taylor Partitions (groin) sat out the second consecutive sport, however is anticipated to start out Thursday.


Pink Sox: RHP Tanner Houck (4-8) is about to start out Friday evening within the opener of a three-game residence sequence towards AL East-leading Baltimore.

Rays: RHP Zack Littell (3-4) was scheduled to face Seattle RHP Luis Castillo (11-7) at residence Thursday evening.