John Lackey Earns Win in Boston vs New York Game
Boston got 5 innings of work from John Lackey en route to a 9-6 victory over New York on Friday at Fenway Park.
The Red Sox were a -135 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 10.5.
Boston got 5 innings from John Lackey, who gave up 6 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from Dustin Pedroia in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Philip Hughes worked 2 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 5 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Brett Gardner in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 12-8 in the game.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.