Angels outlast Red Sox

Angels outlast Red Sox

Jeff Mathis drove in the winning run in the 12th inning to give the LA Angels a 5-4 win over the Boston Red Sox in the rubber match at Angel Stadium Thursday afternoon.

The Angels won the game as -135 favorites, while the nine runs went UNDER the posted over/under (9.5).

Torii Hunter went 3-for-5 at the plate and drove in three runs to lead the Angels. Jason Bulger picked up the win in relief in the 12th inning.

Julio Lugo had five hits in six trips to the plate, and drove in one run for the Red Sox. Manny Delcarmen gave up the winning run and was tagged with the loss.