A’s topple Red Sox

A’s topple Red Sox

The Oakland A’s scored five runs in the first inning and went on to defeat the Boston Red Sox 8-6 Wednesday night at Fenway Park.

Oakland won the game as +160 underdogs, while the 14 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9).

Rajai Davis hit a bases-loaded double to drive in three runs for the A’s. Brett Anderson allowed just four hits and three runs over six innings for his sixth victory.

Mike Lowell smacked a three-run homer and finished with four RBIs for the Red Sox. Brad Penny surrendered seven hits and seven runs over five innings in the loss.