BOSTON (CBS/AP) – A drone delayed the Red Sox game with the Tampa Bay Rays at Fenway Park Thursday night.
The Rays were batting in the top of the third when a drone was spotted flying outside the park beyond the right-field bleachers.READ MORE: Cost Of Gas Jumps To $3.27 Per Gallon In Massachusetts; Highest Local Prices In 7 Years
The players and umpires walked off the field and the game was delayed for about six minutes before the drone took off.
“I heard it was a kid. I hope he didn’t get in too much trouble,” Rays manager Kevin Cash said.READ MORE: State Police Union: Roughly 300 Troopers Are Still Unvaccinated As Mandate Goes Into Effect
The Red Sox (6-13) lost the game 17-8, their fourth straight loss. They currently have the worst record in the American League.MORE NEWS: Mother, Man Arrested In Investigation Into Missing New Hampshire 5-Year-Old Elijah Lewis
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