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Monday night was interesting, to say the least. The five-hour, 24-minute game that went 14 innings featured 32 hits and 18 runs, but that was just the beginning of the fireworks between Tampa Bay and Boston. Red Sox starter John Lackey sent a pitch into Rays outfielder Matt Joyce‘s back in the sixth inning, clearing both benches. While Lackey said afterward that the pitch was not retaliatory, members of the Rays had reason to disagree. Joyce had already hit a home run off Lackey, in the first inning, and he appeared to hit another one in the second inning on a 3-0 count. After cranking a long fly ball (that would end up falling foul), Joyce appeared to flip his bat. Lackey could be seen shouting at Rays players as he left the mound after that inning. Lackey then hit Joyce in the back with a fastball with two outs in the sixth inning. “Trying to come in there, get him off the plate,” Lackey said after the game. Manager John Farrell also said the pitch was not intended to hit Joyce. B...
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