Boston Drops Texas 11-5 - Match Report
Boston used a 2-HR day from Adrian Gonzalez on Tuesday at Rangers Ballpark as the Red Sox defeated Texas 11-5 in baseball action.
Boston was an underdog by +127 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
John Lackey earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 3, and allowing 7 hits and 4 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Marco Scutaro in the win.
Texas got a 6-inning outing from Colby Lewis in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Ian Kinsler had 2 hits in the loss for the Rangers.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 14 hits, while Texas only had 8.