Jon Lester Tagged With Loss in Orioles-Red Sox Match
Baltimore grabbed a 6-3 win over Boston on Sunday, as Miguel Gonzalez was credited with a win at Camden Yards.
The Orioles were a -113 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Baltimore got 6 1/3 innings from Miguel Gonzalez, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Orioles got 3 RBIs from Chris Davis in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Jon Lester worked 5 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jacoby Ellsbury in a losing cause.
Baltimore enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-6 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Baltimore heads into a battle against Detroit. Boston, meanwhile, will have their next action against Tampa Bay.