Tim Wakefield vs Rick Porcello Tilt Ends in Boston 6-3 Win
|Tim Wakefield vs Rick Porcello Tilt Ends in Boston 6-3 Win|
Boston got 7 innings of work from Tim Wakefield en route to a 6-3 victory over Detroit on Friday at Comerica Park.
Boston was an underdog by -102 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Boston got 7 innings from Tim Wakefield, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 2 RBIs from Kevin Youkilis in the win.
Detroit's starting pitcher Rick Porcello worked 3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Victor Martinez in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 9-7 in the game.