Toronto Downed 3-2 By Boston - Brett Cecil Takes Loss
Boston moneyline bettors cashed on Tuesday courtesy of a 3-2 win against the Toronto Blue Jays at Fenway Park.
The Red Sox were a -225 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Boston got 4 innings from Jon Lester, who gave up 0 earned runs on 0 hits, while striking out 5. Matt Albers earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 1 RBI from Dustin Pedroia in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Brett Cecil worked 8 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jose Bautista in a losing cause.
Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-6 advantage in hits.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 4 hits in his outing.