Yankees pound Red Sox
Nick Swisher belted a three-run homer and Marcus Thames went deep for a two-run dinger Friday, leading the New York Yankees to a 10-3 rout of the Boston Red Sox in the opener of a three-game set at Fenway Park.
The Yankees won the game as a -110 pick’em, while the 13 runs made it OVER the posted over/under (9.5) set by sportsbooks.
Phil Hughes fanned seven batters and allowed two earned runs over his seven innings to post the victory on the mound.
Josh Beckett was tagged with the loss, giving up nine earned runs over 5 1-3 innings for the Red Sox.