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Ortiz, Sandoval And De Aza Homer, Power Red Sox Past Rays

Ortiz, Sandoval And De Aza Homer, Power Red Sox Past Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — David Ortiz, Pablo Sandoval and Alejandro De Aza homered to back the pitching of Justin Masterson and lead the Boston Red Sox to a 5-3 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday. The victory clinched a series win for the last-place Red Sox and stopped Chris Archer's career-best six-game winning streak. Ortiz hit a two-run shot off Archer (9-5) in the fourth inning, the slugger's 31st career homer at Tropicana Field — more than any visiting player. Sandoval and De Aza, who homered for the third time in four days, went deep in the second inning for a 2-0 lead. Sandoval also drove in a sixth-inning run with a sacrifice fly that made it 5-1....

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