Red Sox blank Indians
The Boston Red Sox snapped a six-game losing skid and came away with a 3-0 victory over the Cleveland Indians in the series-opener Thursday night at Fenway Park.
Boston won the game as -280 favorites, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (9.5).
Jason Bay went 2-for-4 at the plate with one RBI for the Red Sox. Jon Lester pitched the win, and Jonathan Papelbon notched his 38th save.
Carlos Carrasco gave up nine hits and three runs over 3 1-3 innings in the loss.