Boston Tops New York 4-2 - Recap
Boston grabbed a 4-2 win over New York on Friday, as Jon Lester was credited with a win at Yankee Stadium.
The Red Sox were a -127 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Boston got 6 2/3 innings from Jon Lester, who gave up 2 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from Grady Sizemore in the win.
New York's starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia worked 7 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 9 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Alfonso Soriano in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Edward Mujica who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.