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St. Louis Boston Game Ends in 6-1 Red Sox Victory - Recap

Boston grabbed a 6-1 win over St. Louis on Wednesday, as John Lackey was credited with a win at Fenway Park.

Bettors who backed the Red Sox were rewarded as -115 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 7.5.

Boston got 6 2/3 innings from John Lackey, who gave up 1 earned run on 9 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 4 RBIs from Shane Victorino in the win.

St. Louis got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Michael Wacha in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 4 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Matt Carpenter had 3 hits in the loss for the Cardinals.

The battle of the bats favored St. Louis as they had 9 hits, while Boston only had 8.