Clay Buchholz and three relievers combined on a four-hitter as the Red Sox beat Tampa Bay 2-0 last night. The Red Sox increased their lead to 8-and-a-half games. Ryan Dempster will pitch for Boston tonight. WBSM pregame time is 6:25pm.

The Pawtucket Red Sox won the  first game of their playoff series with Durham 2 to 1. Game two is tonight in North Carolina. Game three will be Friday night in Pawtucket.

Hockey is back as NHL training camps are opening. The Bruins report to TD Garden today.

High School Sports:

GIRLS SOCCER: Bishop Feehan beat Dartmouth 2-1.

FIELD HOCKEY: Somerset-Berkley beat New Bedford 3-1, Stang shutout Westport 2-0.

VOLLEYBALL: Norfolk Aggie 3 Old Colony 0, Sacred Heart 3 Westport 0.

Here's the morning sports.