Cleveland vs Boston Game Final 7-3 - Justin Masterson Earns Win
|Cleveland vs Boston Game Final 7-3 - Justin Masterson Earns Win|
Cleveland got 6 innings of work from Justin Masterson en route to a 7-3 victory over Boston on Thursday at Fenway Park.
Cleveland was an underdog by +148 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Justin Masterson earned the victory for the Indians, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 9, walking 1, and allowing 5 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Carlos Santana in the win.
Boston got a 5-inning outing from Erik Bedard in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Jacoby Ellsbury had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Cleveland as they had 14 hits, while Boston only had 5.
Next game, Cleveland takes its act on the road to face Texas looking for another win. For Boston, they head home to face New York.