Originally written on CLNS Radio  |  Last updated 6/20/13
In what was a very quick three game homestand against the Tampa Bay Rays, the Boston Red Sox took two out of three from them including sweeping the day/night doubleheader on Tuesday. By sweeping the doubleheader, it marked the first time the Red Sox swept a doubleheader at Fenway Park since beating the Oakland Athletics on August 27, 2011. Despite falling 6-2 to the Rays on Wednesday night, the Red Sox had some memorable highlights from their doubleheader on Tuesday. Game one saw Alfredo Aceves make another spot for Boston going five innings allowing only one run and striking out two Rays while earning his fourth win of the season. Despite Aceves solid outing, the highlight of the game was the three hour rain delay that ended in a 5-1 Red Sox victory. David Ortiz provided most of the offense by driving in three of the five runs. In the nightcap, after closer Andrew Bailey allowed the game tying home run in the ninth inning, Jonny Gomes provided the late game heroics as he hit a two-...
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