Boston Red Sox defeat Tampa Bay Rays, 7-5

The information was top secret.

Alex Cora certainly wasn't giving it up.

It might have been his idea, he said, to employ a safety squeeze bunt to drive home the first run of the game. Or it might have come from the dugout. Either way, he wasn't telling. It worked. That was enough information to release.

After Coco Crisp opened the bottom of the first inning with a triple to right field, Cora -- one of four bench players to start for the Red Sox yesterday -- bunted an...