Boston Red Sox vs Houston Astros Recap - Red Sox Over Astros 9-4
Boston got a 9-4 victory over Houston on Thursday, with Allen Webster earning the victory and helping Red Sox moneyline bettors cash out.
The Red Sox were a -158 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.
Allen Webster earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 3, and allowing 5 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Dustin Pedroia in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Scott Feldman worked 5 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Marwin Gonzalez in a losing cause.
Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-8 advantage in hits.