Orioles hold off Red Sox
|Orioles hold off Red Sox|
Nick Markakis homered and drove in five runs on Saturday as the Baltimore Orioles picked up a 12-9 win over the Boston Red Sox.
The Orioles got the win as +149 home underdogs in this contest, while the combined score went OVER the night's posted total (9.5).
Ty Wigginton homered twice in the win for Baltimore, while Matt Wieters and Luke Scott also blasted home runs in the game.
Red Sox starter Daisuke Matsuzaka was knocked around for six earned runs on seven hits over his 4 2-3 innings of work in the loss.