Tim Wood Tagged With Loss in Pirates-Red Sox Match
Boston got 6 innings of work from Andrew Miller en route to a 4-2 victory over Pittsburgh on Sunday at PNC Park.
The Red Sox were a -150 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Boston got 6 innings from Andrew Miller, who gave up 1 earned run on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 1 RBI from Dustin Pedroia in the win.
Pittsburgh's starting pitcher James McDonald worked 6 innings, giving up 5 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Jose Tabata in a losing cause.
Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-5 advantage in hits.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Philadelphia looking for another win. For Pittsburgh, they head on the road to face Toronto.