Bud Norris Tagged With Loss in Red Sox-Orioles Match
Baltimore dropped a 4-2 decision at Fenway Park on Saturday as Boston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Junichi Tazawa.
Boston was favored by -142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Boston got 6 2/3 innings from Felix Doubront, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 7. Junichi Tazawa earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 1 RBI from David Ortiz in the win.
Baltimore got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Bud Norris in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Nick Markakis had 2 hits in the loss for the Orioles.
Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 6-5 advantage in hits.
Koji Uehara pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.