Tommy Pham homered twice while extending his on-base streak to 21 games and the late-surging Tampa Bay Rays completed a three-game sweep of the Texas Rangers with a 9-3 victory Wednesday.
Tommy Pham hits a pair of solo home runs to help lift Tampa Bay past Texas.
Indians right-hander Trevor Bauer will start against the Red Sox on Friday when he comes off the disabled list, manager Terry Francona said Wednesday. Bauer suffered a stress fracture in his right fibula last month when he was hit by a line drive.
Mookie Betts, who sat out Tuesday's series opener vs. the Yankees after injuring his side while making a throw on Sunday, will serve as DH for the Red Sox on Wednesday.
Stephen Gonsalves threw six scoreless innings, and Minnesota's offense pounded Detroit's pitching, helping the Twins beat the Tigers 8-2 on Wednesday.
Rangers hard-throwing reliever Matt Bush has had surgery to repair a partial tear of the ulnar collateral ligament that will keep him out the first half of the 2019 season.