Red Sox nip Padres
|Red Sox nip Padres|
Jason Varitek singled home the game-winning run in the sixth inning on Friday, lifting the Boston Red Sox to a 2-1 win over the San Diego Padres at PETCO Park.
The Red Sox were road favorites at -135, and the three runs scored were UNDER the posted total of 7.5.
Daisuke Matsuzaka (9-5) gave up a run on five hits over six innings, and Kevin Youkilis also had a sixth-inning RBI for the Red Sox.
Greg Maddux (6-4) allowed two runs on seven hits over six innings, while Michael Barrett drove in a run for the Padres.