Cliff Lee Tagged With Loss in Phillies-Red Sox Match
|Cliff Lee Tagged With Loss in Phillies-Red Sox Match|
Boston got 7 2/3 innings of work from Josh Beckett en route to a 5-1 victory over Philadelphia on Sunday at Citizens Bank Park.
The Red Sox were a +133 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 6.5.
Boston got 7 2/3 innings from Josh Beckett, who gave up 1 earned run on 7 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from Jarrod Saltalamacchia in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher Cliff Lee worked 7 innings, giving up 9 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Hunter Pence in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 9-7 in the game.
Boston heads into a battle against Baltimore. Philadelphia, meanwhile, will have their next action against Washington.