Matt Moore overcame a shaky start to hold the Red Sox' offense at bay while the offense put up five runs en route to a 5-2 victory.
The Tampa Bay Rays held on to defeat the Oakland Athletics 2-1 to move to two games out of the second wild card.
Chris Archer prepares to take on the New York Mets in the rubber game on Sunday afternoon. The Rays offense looks to stay hot against the Mets Bartolo Colon
The Tampa Bay Rays saw their record drop to below .500 at 43-44 as the Royals pounded Chris Archer for nine runs en route to a 9-7 win.
Rays Taylor Motter continues to assault Triple-A pitching going 3-for-5 to raise his average to .315 on the year.