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 a four-day respite following a regular-season capping series win against the Yankees, the Tampa Bay Rays are set to start the best of five American League Division Series against the Red Sox on Thursday, at the Trop.
Down by six runs after two innings on Monday, the Tampa Bay Rays did something they’ve been wont to do all season: come from behind and win.