Boston, MA (Sports Network) - Jose Iglesias came through with a key two-run eighth-inning hit, as Boston used a late charge to down Tampa Bay, 6-2, in the second edition of a four-game set from Fenway Park.
Stephen Drew, Mike Carp and Dustin Pedroia drove in a run each, while Mike Napoli added two hits and scored twice for the Red Sox, who overcame a loss in Monday's opener and won for the third time in five games.
Jon Lester (9-6) worked 6 1/3 innings for the win, giving up two runs on seven hits with eight strikeouts.
Wil Myers and Evan Longoria each clubbed a solo homer for the Rays, who suffered just their third loss (16-3) in the month of July.
Roberto Hernandez (5-11) was tagged in defeat for seven hits and three runs over his five-inning outing.