Matusz tosses gem for Orioles
Brian Matusz tossed a two-hit shutout through eight innings as the Baltimore Orioles beat the Boston Red Sox 6-1 to avoid a series sweep Sunday at Fenway Park.
The Orioles won this game as +185 underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the day’s posted over/under (9.5) set by sportsbooks.
Nick Markakis went 3-for-5 with one RBI and a pair of runs scored for the Orioles. Matusz picked up just his third win as he sits at 3-9 on the season.
John Lackey surrendered all four runs in the loss, allowing eight hits with seven strikeouts over his 7 1-3 innings for the Red Sox.