Boston Tops Baltimore 5-0 - Recap
Boston's pitching staff did its job for UNDER bettors, holding Baltimore scoreless in a 5-0 victory on Sunday at Camden Yards.
Bettors who backed the Red Sox were rewarded as -117 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Boston got 7 innings from Jon Lester, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 2 RBIs from David Ortiz in the win.
Baltimore got a 5 1/3-inning outing from Jason Hammel in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 5 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Nick Markakis had 2 hits in the loss for the Orioles.
Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-5 advantage in hits.
Boston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Tampa Bay. Baltimore will aim to get back on the winning track vs Houston.