Boston vs Baltimore Game Final 8-6 - Alfredo Aceves Earns Win
Boston got an 8-6 victory over Baltimore on Sunday, with Alfredo Aceves earning the victory and helping Red Sox moneyline bettors cash out.
Boston won as a -161 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 11.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Alfredo Aceves earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Kevin Youkilis in the win.
Baltimore's starting pitcher Mitch Atkins worked 1 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Adam Jones in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 13-8 in the game.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Baltimore, they head home to face Cleveland.