Shaw 5 RBI, Sox Win 8-2 [VIDEO]
Travis Shaw drove in five runs, Rick Porcello pitched well for six inning and the Boston Red Sox got back on track with an 8-2 win over Tampa Bay. The losing skid is over.
Shaw's three hit game included a 449-foot bomb (above) and a two-run double (below).
David Oritz, Hanley Ramirez and Jackie Bradley Jr. all had two hits.
Porcello pitched the first six innings, allowing just one run and struck out eight. His record now is 9-2 with a 3.78 ERA.
The Sox play a noontime game with the Rays before coming back to Fenway for a homestand that lasts through the All Star break. The pregame starts at 11:25 with the first pitch at 12:10'on AM 1370 WDEA.