Red Sox shut down Braves
Mark Kotsay drove in the only run in the ballgame as the Boston Red Sox defeated the Atlanta Braves 1-0 Saturday afternoon at Turner Field.
Boston won the game as +130 underdogs, and the team’s played UNDER the posted over/under (8.5).
Tim Wakefield allowed just three hits over six shutout innings for the victory, and Jonathan Papelbon closed out the game with his 18th save of the season.
Javier Vazquez gave up six hits and one run over 7 2-3 innings in the loss for the Braves.