Baltimore vs Boston Wrap - Baltimore Wins 6-4
Mark Reynolds swatted 2 round trippers and drove in 3 runs as his Orioles defeated Boston 6-4 at Fenway Park.
The Orioles were a +230 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Clayton Rapada earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 2/3 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Mark Reynolds in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Josh Beckett worked 7 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Carl Crawford in a losing cause.
Baltimore enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-9 advantage in hits.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Baltimore heads into a battle against Detroit. Boston, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.