Christian Vazquez slammed a two-run homer in the bottom of the 13th inning to give the Boston Red Sox a 6-4 win over the Tampa Bay Rays and a 2-1 lead in the American League Division series. The Red Sox were ahead, 4-2 in the eighth inning before Wander Franco homered and Randy Arozarena tied it with an RBI double. Kike Hernandez made it 4-2 with his seventh consecutive hit, a solo homer in the fifth.
The Chicago White Sox have avoided a three-game sweep in the American League Division Series by turning a 5-1 deficit into a 12-6 rout of the Houston Astros. The game changed in the third inning as Yasmani Grandal smacked a two-run homer and Leury Garcia delivered a three-run blast. Grandal also was hit by a throw in a three-run fourth, allowing Luis Robert to come home and put the White Sox ahead to stay.