Carlos Carrasco vs Tim Wakefield Battle Sees Cleveland Fall 4-3
Boston moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of a 4-3 win against the Cleveland Indians at Fenway Park.
Boston was favored by -175 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Boston got 6 2/3 innings from Tim Wakefield, who gave up 3 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 6. Jonathan Papelbon earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 1 RBI from Jacoby Ellsbury in the win.
Cleveland's starting pitcher Carlos Carrasco worked 7 innings, giving up 9 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Ezequiel Carrera in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 10 hits, while Cleveland only had 5.