Dan Haren vs Jon Lester Battle Sees Los Angeles Fall 7-3
|Dan Haren vs Jon Lester Battle Sees Los Angeles Fall 7-3|
Jon Lester struck out 11 batters as Boston defeated Los Angeles 7-3 in baseball wagering action Tuesday at Fenway Park.
The Red Sox were a -158 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Jon Lester earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 11, walking 1, and allowing 6 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Adrian Gonzalez in the win.
Los Angeles got a 7-inning outing from Dan Haren in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 0 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Maicer Izturis had 2 hits in the loss for the Angels.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 12 hits, while Los Angeles only had 9.