Dan Wheeler Tagged With Loss in Blue Jays-Red Sox Match
Toronto's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Boston scoreless in a 1-0 victory on Monday at Rogers Centre.
The Blue Jays were a +152 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Toronto got 6 innings from Henderson Alvarez, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 4. Shawn Camp earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 1 RBI from Brett Lawrie in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Josh Beckett worked 3 2/3 innings, giving up 3 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josh Reddick in a losing cause.
Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-6 advantage in hits.