Red Sox outlast Orioles
|Red Sox outlast Orioles|
The Boston Red Sox got down by seven runs and fought back to earn a 10-8 victory over the Baltimore Orioles in the opener of a four-game series Friday night at Fenway Park.
Boston won the game as -150 favorites, while the 18 runs sailed OVER the posted over/under (10).
Nick Markakis belted a grand slam home run and finished with five RBIs for the Red Sox. Ramon Ramirez got the win in relief, and Jonathan Papelbon tossed a scoreless ninth for the save.
J.D. Drew homered in a losing effort for the Orioles, while Danys Baez allowed two runs and suffered the loss.