Game Wrap - Boston 14-2 Victors Over Indians
Boston went on a scoring spree on Wednesday at Progressive Field, running up a 14-2 win against Cleveland and throwing fear into UNDER bettors in baseball betting action.
Bettors who backed the Red Sox were rewarded as -175 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Boston got 6 innings from Jon Lester, who gave up 0 earned runs on 3 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from Dustin Pedroia in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Mitch Talbot worked 3 innings, giving up 12 hits and 8 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Shelley Duncan in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 20-7 in the game.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Detroit looking for another win. For Cleveland, they head on the road to face Tampa Bay.