Boston Tops Baltimore 6-2 - Recap
Boston moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 6-2 win against the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards.
The Red Sox were a -180 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Boston got 8 innings from Jon Lester, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 2 RBIs from Jacoby Ellsbury in the win.
Baltimore got a 6-inning outing from Bradley Bergesen in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 2 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Nick Markakis had 1 hit in the loss for the Orioles.
Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-4 advantage in hits.
Boston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Seattle. Baltimore will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.