Red Sox pound Royals

Jon Lester allowed only one run on four hits over seven innings Sunday, as the Boston Red Sox defeated the Kansas City Royals 8-1.

The Red Sox were a -290 favorite in the game and the nine runs scored caused this game to be a PUSH on the posted over/under total (9).

David Ortiz hit a three-run home run for Boston and Mike Cameron was 2-3 with two RBI and three runs scored.

Brayan Pena drove in the only run for Kansas City and Bruce Chen surrendered one run on two hits over four innings.