Clay Buchholz Earns Win in Baltimore vs Boston Game
Baltimore dropped a 6-3 decision at Camden Yards on Thursday as Boston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Clay Buchholz.
The Red Sox were a -132 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Boston got 8 innings from Clay Buchholz, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 2 RBIs from Adrian Gonzalez in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Chris Tillman worked 4 2/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from J.J. Hardy in a losing cause.
Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-8 advantage in hits.
Alfredo Aceves pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Boston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against New York. Baltimore will aim to get back on the winning track at Detroit.