Worth noting

David Ortiz was back in the lineup for Friday night's game against the Rays. Ortiz was scratched Thursday with right calf soreness, but he pinch-hit in the eighth inning.

• The Red Sox have played in 18 games decided by one-run, which is tied for first in the American League. Boston also has 12 one-run losses, which is tied for the most in the AL.

Quinn Roberts is a reporter for MLB.com. This story was not subject to the approval of Major League Baseball or its clubs.