THESHOW
TAMPA BAY RAYS AT BOSTON RED SOX
08/22/2026
 
THESHOW
TAMPA BAY RAYS AT BOSTON RED SOX
GAME ID: 2426 - SATURDAY, AUGUST 22ND, 2026 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 R H E
Tampa Bay Rays (89-34) 0 0 0 0 1 2 0 0 1 0 1 5 8 1
Boston Red Sox (58-66) 0 0 1 1 1 0 0 1 0 0 0 4 10 1
Rays Beat Red Sox in 11
Both teams had their chances, but the Tampa Bay Rays eventually prevailed at Fenway Park.

The Tampa Bay Rays defeated the Boston Red Sox, 5-4. Earning player of the game honors was right fielder Greg McCain, who went 3-4 with a home run and a double, while scoring 2 runs and driving in 2. The Rays improved to a lofty 89-34.

This game was not decided until late. With one out in the top of the 11th, Tim Davidson grounded out, driving in 1 run. The Rays took the lead, 5-4.

"I like our moxie," said Rays manager .
TAMPA BAY BATTING LINESCORE BOSTON BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
M. González 2B 5 0 0 0 0 0 1 .328 4 31
J. Park 3B 5 0 1 1 0 0 0 .303 20 77
P. Cummins RF 5 0 1 0 0 0 1 .326 47 126
J. Sánchez CF 5 1 1 0 0 1 1 .316 19 66
B. Rodríguez 1B 5 1 1 0 0 3 1 .268 24 63
T. Lewis C 2 2 1 0 2 1 0 .225 21 63
   c-J. Phelps C 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .279 7 22
T. Davidson DH 5 0 1 1 0 0 5 .247 13 39
E. Reyes SS 2 1 2 2 0 0 0 .288 2 32
   a-J. Lugo PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .262 4 16
   b-S. Allen SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .300 0 1
C. Giles LF 4 0 0 0 0 3 3 .203 9 35
Totals 40 5 8 4 2 8 14      
a - J. Lugo pinch hit for E. Reyes in the 9th
b - S. Allen substituted for J. Lugo in the 9th
c - J. Phelps substituted for T. Lewis in the 11th

BATTING
Doubles: J. Sánchez (28, 11th Inning off Y. Alvarez, 0 on, 0 outs) E. Reyes (17, 6th Inning off C. Rodon, 2 on, 2 outs) P. Cummins (23, 1st Inning off C. Rodon, 0 on, 2 outs)
Total Bases: B. Rodríguez , J. Sánchez 2 , J. Park , T. Lewis , T. Davidson , E. Reyes 3 , P. Cummins 2
2-out RBI: J. Park , E. Reyes
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: J. Sánchez , T. Davidson , C. Giles
Hit by Pitch: T. Lewis , E. Reyes
Team LOB: 5

BASERUNNING
SB: B. Rodríguez (50) , J. Sánchez (51) , T. Lewis 2 (14) , T. Davidson (29) , E. Reyes (36)

FIELDING
Errors: J. Park (6)
Double Plays: 1 (González-Allen-Rodríguez)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
R. Boldt LF 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .263 2 17
S. Elliott DH 5 0 0 0 0 3 4 .283 40 81
G. McCain RF 4 2 3 2 0 1 0 .321 36 96
   b-A. Sánchez PH 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 .242 12 41
   c-P. Starr RF 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 .254 14 49
K. Goerts C 5 0 1 0 0 3 2 .202 10 17
T. Wilson CF 5 0 1 1 0 1 2 .284 8 23
D. Rogers 3B 5 0 1 0 0 4 2 .193 24 62
S. Travis 1B 3 1 1 0 0 1 1 .215 6 15
   a-C. Chigbogu PH, 1B 2 0 0 0 0 0 1 .220 13 41
L. Baker SS 4 1 2 0 0 0 1 .260 1 10
   d-X. Bogaerts PH 1 0 1 0 0 0 0 .253 5 29
C. O'Quinn 2B 4 0 0 0 1 1 3 .241 5 32
Totals 42 4 10 3 2 15 17      
a - C. Chigbogu pinch hit for S. Travis in the 9th
b - A. Sánchez pinch hit for G. McCain in the 10th
c - P. Starr substituted for A. Sánchez in the 11th
d - X. Bogaerts pinch hit for L. Baker in the 11th

BATTING
Doubles: L. Baker (14, 9th Inning off S. Cruz, 0 on, 1 out) G. McCain (31, 8th Inning off S. Cruz, 0 on, 1 out)
Home Runs: G. McCain (36, 4th Inning off C. Wheeler, 0 on, 0 outs)
Total Bases: S. Travis , T. Wilson , L. Baker 3 , D. Rogers , G. McCain 7 , K. Goerts , X. Bogaerts
2-out RBI: T. Wilson , G. McCain
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: D. Rogers , R. Boldt 2
GIDP: C. Chigbogu
Hit by Pitch: R. Boldt
Team LOB: 8

BASERUNNING
SB: S. Travis (1) , T. Wilson (15)

FIELDING
Errors: K. Goerts (3)
TAMPA BAY PITCHING LINESCORE BOSTON PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
C. Wheeler 6.0 5 3 2 1 10 1 98 62 3.22   
S. Cruz 3.0 3 1 1 0 3 0 45 31 2.07   
M. Thompson 0.1 0 0 0 0 1 0 7 4 0.00   
D. Bell W (4-2) 1.2 2 0 0 1 1 0 25 15 2.61   
PITCHING
Game Score: C. Wheeler 61
Batters Faced: C. Wheeler 25, S. Cruz 12, M. Thompson 1, D. Bell 7
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: C. Wheeler 2-5, S. Cruz 5-1, M. Thompson 0-0, D. Bell 2-1
Pitches - Strikes: C. Wheeler 98-62, S. Cruz 45-31, M. Thompson 7-4, D. Bell 25-15
Hit Batsmen: C. Wheeler
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI PS ERA   
C. Rodon 7.0 6 3 3 1 4 0 101 64 3.36   
J. Gómez 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 13 10 3.21   
G. Johnson BS (3) 2.0 1 1 0 0 1 0 20 14 4.02   
Y. Alvarez L (3-4) 1.0 1 1 1 1 1 0 16 12 4.50   
PITCHING
Game Score: C. Rodon 56
Batters Faced: C. Rodon 29, J. Gómez 3, G. Johnson 7, Y. Alvarez 5
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: C. Rodon 5-11, J. Gómez 0-1, G. Johnson 3-2, Y. Alvarez 1-1
Pitches - Strikes: C. Rodon 101-64, J. Gómez 13-10, G. Johnson 20-14, Y. Alvarez 16-12
WP: G. Johnson
Hit Batsmen: C. Rodon 2
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Greg McCain
Ballpark: Fenway Park
Weather: Partly Cloudy (69 degrees), wind blowing out to left at 12 mph
Start Time: 7:10 PM EST
Time: 3:55
Attendance: 37373
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