Boston vs Baltimore Wrap - Baltimore Wins 6-3
Baltimore grabbed a 6-3 win over Boston on Sunday, as Joe Saunders was credited with a win at Camden Yards.
Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as -200 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Joe Saunders earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 0, and allowing 8 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Jim Thome in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Zach Stewart worked 2 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Lavarnway in a losing cause.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.
Baltimore looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Tampa Bay. Boston will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.