Beltre, Red Sox too much for Athletics
Adrian Beltre was 3-for-5 with a three-run dinger to lead the Boston Red Sox past the Oakland Athletics 9-4 on Tuesday night.
Boston won as -155 home favorites, while the game played OVER the 9-run total listed by sportsbooks.
Victor Martinez was 5-for-5 with two runs batted in for the Red Sox, as winning pitcher John Lackey allowed four runs over six innings for Boston.
Daric Barton hit a two-run blast for Oakland, while Tyson Ross was tagged with the loss in relief of Gio Gonzalez for the Athletics.