"Sounds like that's becoming the hurdle that we've got to find a way to get over", Cash said about Snell. "We were shooting ourselves in the foot a little bit".
"To be able to get out of the funk we're in, we've got to be able to win ballgames like that", Cobb said. "I'm not going there", Rays manager Kevin Cash joked.
Boston's Xander Bogaerts singled to extended his hitting streak to 15 games, the majors' current longest active streak. "This year, all Pride Night attendees are invited to a pre-game party on the Right Field Roof Deck".
Already making four relief appearances atop the highest level thus far into the 2017 regular season, Ross has compiled a 4.15 ERA over the course of 4.1 innings of work in all.
Reigning AL Cy Young Award victor Rick Porcello (2-5) gave up five runs - three earned - with seven strikeouts in six innings for his second rough outing against the Rays this season.
Rick Porcello seemed to have figured things out since his last start against the Tampa Bay Rays a month ago. This time he was hurt by a pair of errors in the fourth and then fell back into some bad habits in the fifth that dug the Red Sox a 5-0 hole they couldn't escape.
Maryland becomes an offshore wind contender with OREC decision
In turn, Deepwater Wind has proposed to install 15 turbines about 17-21 miles offshore as part of its Skipjack project. US Wind's proposal is to build 62 turbines between 12 and 15 nautical miles offshore to generate 248 megawatts.
Korean leader eyes North trip, Trump offers United States invite
Moon said he also hopes to meet Xi at an early date and Xi formally invited Moon to visit Beijing, the statement said. Russian President Vladimir Putin on Wednesday congratulated Moon Jae-in on his election as South Korean president.
Dozens hurt, 1 dead in violent day of protests in Venezuela
Maduro has dismissed the opposition movement as a violent, far-right effort intent on removing him from power. The opposition blames President Nicolas Maduro for the crisis and has been calling for an early election.
Third baseman Josh Rutledge was tagged for a throwing error on an infield grounder by Longoria, and that opened the door. Tampa Bay RF Steven Souza Jr. RHP Tommy Hunter, on the 10-day DL with a strained right calf, is set to throw a bullpen Saturday. Red Sox INF Marco Hernandez (left shoulder subluxation) may be headed for season-ending surgery, per Farrell.
The Boston Red Sox have officially recalled left-handed relief pitcher Robbie Ross Jr. from Triple-A Pawtucket, the club announced on Thursday morning.
It was the first series in Fenway Park since Baltimore's Adam Jones said a fan yelled a racial slur at him. Per the Sox, the Saturday forecast calls for "sustained periods of rain to begin in the late afternoon hours and continue in Sunday, with temperatures in the 40s".
The Sox have ace lefty Chris Sale slated to start, so that may have figured into their decision, which they said was made in consultation with the Rays and Major League Baseball.
The offense did its best to make up for it, even after mustering just one hit over the first six innings.