Boston Tops Baltimore 6-5 - Recap
Baltimore dropped a 6-5 decision at Fenway Park on Sunday as Boston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Edward Mujica.
Boston won as a -153 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 5 2/3 innings from Jake Peavy, who gave up 5 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 5. Edward Mujica earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from Jonny Gomes in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Ubaldo Jimenez worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 4 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Adam Jones in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Baltimore as they had 12 hits, while Boston only had 8.