Boston vs Houston Game Final 10-7 - Alex Wilson Earns Win
Houston pitchers gave up 2 home runs to David Ortiz and it cost them dearly in a 10-7 loss on Saturday at Fenway Park.
Boston won as a -164 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9 were rewarded at the payout window.
Alex Wilson earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 2 1/3 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 6 RBIs from David Ortiz in the win.
Houston's starting pitcher Brad Peacock worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dexter Fowler in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 13 hits, while Houston only had 12.