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Felix Doubront gives up one hit in first spring start for Red Sox

  • Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Felix Doubront throws in the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

    Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Felix Doubront throws in the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman) Purchase photo reprints »

  • Boston Red Sox's Christian Vazquez, bottom, beats the throw to Tampa Bay Rays' Tim Beckham as he steals second base in the eighth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. Boston won 5-1. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

    Boston Red Sox's Christian Vazquez, bottom, beats the throw to Tampa Bay Rays' Tim Beckham as he steals second base in the eighth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. Boston won 5-1. (AP Photo/David Goldman) Purchase photo reprints »

  • Boston Red Sox's Christian Vazquez, bottom, beats the throw to Tampa Bay Rays' Tim Beckham as he steals second base in the eighth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. Boston won 5-1. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

    Boston Red Sox's Christian Vazquez, bottom, beats the throw to Tampa Bay Rays' Tim Beckham as he steals second base in the eighth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. Boston won 5-1. (AP Photo/David Goldman) Purchase photo reprints »

  • Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson in the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

    Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson in the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman) Purchase photo reprints »

  • Boston Red Sox's Brock Holt throws to first base after fielding a single by Tampa Bay Rays' Chris Gimenez in the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

    Boston Red Sox's Brock Holt throws to first base after fielding a single by Tampa Bay Rays' Chris Gimenez in the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman) Purchase photo reprints »

  • Boston Red Sox starting pitcher Felix Doubront throws in the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Tampa Bay Rays, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
  • Boston Red Sox's Christian Vazquez, bottom, beats the throw to Tampa Bay Rays' Tim Beckham as he steals second base in the eighth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. Boston won 5-1. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
  • Boston Red Sox's Christian Vazquez, bottom, beats the throw to Tampa Bay Rays' Tim Beckham as he steals second base in the eighth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. Boston won 5-1. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
  • Tampa Bay Rays starting pitcher Jeremy Hellickson in the first inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game against the Boston Red Sox, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)
  • Boston Red Sox's Brock Holt throws to first base after fielding a single by Tampa Bay Rays' Chris Gimenez in the fourth inning of an exhibition spring training baseball game, Monday, March 4, 2013, in Fort Myers, Fla. (AP Photo/David Goldman)

Dubront’s debut was delayed by a sore left shoulder. He gave up one hit, walked two and struck out two. He threw 43 pitches.

Rays right-hander Jeremy Hellickson, making his first start and second appearance of the spring, went three innings, allowing one run and two hits with four strikeouts. He threw 43 pitches, 31 for strikes.

The Red Sox scored a run in the third off Hellickson as Jose Iglesias hit a one-out double, advanced to third as Brock Holt grounded out and scored on Pedro Ciriaco’s single to left.

Cole Figeuroa drove in a run for the Rays in the fourth with a two-out double.

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