Boston Falls 5-3 to Los Angeles - Recap
Los Angeles needed extra innings to claim victory on Wednesday, scoring late against Boston for a 5-3 final at Fenway Park.
Bettors who backed the Angels were rewarded as +153 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 8.5.
Los Angeles got 4 innings from Ervin Santana, who gave up 0 earned runs on 0 hits, while striking out 7. Trevor Bell earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from Bobby Abreu in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Josh Beckett worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 1 hit and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Kevin Youkilis in a losing cause.
Los Angeles outhit their counterparts 12-11 in the game.