RED SOX 12, RAYS 2 Red Sox take advantage of outfield miscue ← Related Article Visit The Boston Globe Share on Twitter Share on Facebook Comment on this Scroll to top of page Jim Davis/Globe Staff The teams lined up after the pregame player introductions. The Red Sox hosted the Tampa Bay Rays in Game 1 of their ALDS playoffs at Fenway Park. Jim Davis/Globe Staff Outside of Fenway Park before the game, Bob Johnson (rear) and his dog Busta were dressed for the occasion. Barry Chin/Globe Staff CJ Olivolo, 9, of Hilton Head, S.C., picked a Red Sox player to be photographed as before the game. Jim Davis/Globe Staff Boston Mayor Thomas Menino (left) shared a moment with designated hitter David Ortiz. Barry Chin/Globe Staff First responders and family members of those injured or killed in the Boston Marathon bombings were recognized before the game. Jim Davis/Globe Staff Michelle Brooks Thompson of Sunderland sang the national anthem. Jim Davis/Globe Staff Red Sox starting pitcher Jon Lester fired the first pitch. Barry Chin/Globe Staff Rays pitcher Matt Moore started against the Red Sox. Barry Chin/Globe Staff Rays left fielder Sean Rodriguez rounded third base heading for home after his solo homer off Lester in the second inning. Stan Grossfeld/globe staff Rodriguez made a diving catch on Jonny Gomes during the second inning. Barry Chin/Globe Staff Ortiz pulled away from an inside pitch in the first inning. Jim Davis/Globe Staff Gomes brought the fans out of their seats as he flew across the plate to score from second base on a fourth-inning infield single by Stephen Drew (not pictured). Jim Davis/Globe Staff The normally stoic Stephen Drew was pumped as he was welcomed back to the dugout after scoring during the fourth. Jim Davis/Globe Staff The Red Sox took five runs in the fourth inning from Rays starting pitcher Matt Moore. Barry Chin/Globe Staff Rays pitching coach Jim Hickey talked to Moore during the fourth. Barry Chin/Globe Staff Designated hitter David Ortiz was congratulated in the dugout after scoring. Stan Grossfeld/globe staff Fans cheered Ortiz's double in the fourth. Barry Chin/Globe Staff Left fielder Jonny Gomes (left) was congratulated at home plate after scoring on an RBI double by catcher Jarrod Saltalamacchia (not pictured) in the fifth inning. Jim Davis/Globe Staff Starting pitcher Jon Lester (right) got a hand from teammate David Ross (left) as he left the game in the eighth. Jim Davis/Globe Staff Lester tipped his cap to the cheering crowd. Jim Davis/Globe Staff The Red Sox had three big innings to take the win. Barry Chin/Globe Staff The Red Sox beat the Rays, 12-2, in Game 1 of the ALDS.