Boston vs Seattle Game Final 11-8 - Craig Breslow Earns Win
|Boston vs Seattle Game Final 11-8 - Craig Breslow Earns Win|
Boston pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Kendry Morales but still escaped with a 11-8 victory on Tuesday at Safeco Field.
Boston was an underdog by +121 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 7.5.
Craig Breslow earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 2 1/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Dustin Pedroia in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Hisashi Iwakuma worked 3 innings, giving up 8 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Brad Miller in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 16 hits, while Seattle only had 13.
Koji Uehara pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.