Matsuzaka, Red Sox handle Angels

Matsuzaka, Red Sox handle Angels

Daisuke Matsuzaka tossed six shutout innings to earn the victory, as the Boston Red Sox dropped the Los Angeles Angels 4-1 on Tuesday night.

Boston won as -105 home underdogs, while the game played UNDER the 9.5-run total set by sportsbooks.

David Ortiz was 2-for-4 with a big fly and two runs batted in for the Red Sox, as Jacoby Ellsbury went 2-for-4 for Boston.

Erick Aybar went 2-for-4 with an RBI for Los Angeles, while John Lackey was hit with the loss after giving up two earned runs over 7 2-3 innings for the Angels.