Red Sox nip Angels
|Red Sox nip Angels|
Jason Varitek's run-scoring double in the top of the ninth inning lifted the Boston Red Sox past the Los Angeles Angels 4-3 on Tuesday night.
Boston won as +115 road underdogs as the game played UNDER the 9-run total posted by oddsmakers.
J.D. Drew went 2-for-4 with a big fly for the Red Sox, while Ramon Ramirez got the victory in relief of starter Justin Masterson for Boston.
Torii Hunter was 2-for-4 with a run batted in for Los Angeles, as Scot Shields was tagged with the loss after allowing the go-ahead run in the ninth.