Alexi Ogando Tagged With Loss in Red Sox-Rangers Match
Texas dropped a 4-2 decision at Fenway Park on Wednesday as Boston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Andrew Miller.
Boston won as a -135 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 6 2/3 innings from Jake Peavy, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 8. Andrew Miller earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from David Ortiz in the win.
Texas' starting pitcher Robbie Ross worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 2 hits and 0 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Shin-Soo Choo in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Texas as they had 5 hits, while Boston only had 4.
The game was closed out by Koji Uehara who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Boston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against New York. Texas will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.