Boston Drops Kansas City 12-5 - Match Report
Boston got a 12-5 victory over Kansas City on Wednesday, with John Lackey earning the victory and helping Red Sox moneyline bettors cash out.
Boston was favored by -192 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Boston got 5 2/3 innings from John Lackey, who gave up 3 earned runs on 11 hits, while striking out 3. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 4 RBIs from David Ortiz in the win.
Kansas City's starting pitcher Bruce Chen worked 4 innings, giving up 10 hits and 10 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Alex Gordon in a losing cause.