Baltimore vs Boston Game Final 3-2 - Chris Tillman Earns Win
|Baltimore vs Boston Game Final 3-2 - Chris Tillman Earns Win|
Boston dropped a 3-2 decision at Fenway Park on Thursday as Baltimore legged out a win behind winning pitcher Chris Tillman.
Baltimore was an underdog by +137 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Chris Tillman earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 0, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Manny Machado in the win.
Boston got a 6-inning outing from Jon Lester in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 3 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Daniel Nava had 3 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with an 8-7 advantage in hits.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Next game, Baltimore takes its act on the road to face New York looking for another win. For Boston, they head home to face Chicago.