Five hours and fourteen minutes later, the comeback kids ended the day on the brink of elimination.
After an ugly 14-6 loss on Friday, the Tampa Bay Rays will look to get back on the winning side of the ledger in game three of the American League Division Series this afternoon, in Boston.
Shane McClanahan posted five scoreless innings, while playoff Randy Arozarena arrived in spades on Thursday, as the Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Boston Red Sox in the first game of the 2021 ALDS, 5-0.
After defeating the Houston Astros on Wednesday, 7-0, the Tampa Bay Rays now will try and win the series tonight.
After clinching the American League East on Saturday night, the Tampa Bay Rays look to tie a franchise record for wins in a season and move closer to clinching home-field advantage for the entirety of the 2021 American League playoffs.