Freddy Garcia vs Josh Beckett Battle Sees New York Fall 3-2
|Freddy Garcia vs Josh Beckett Battle Sees New York Fall 3-2|
Boston scored 1 run in the 10 to edge New York 3-2 on Sunday at Fenway Park.
The Red Sox were a -153 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Boston got 6 innings from Josh Beckett, who gave up 1 earned run on 6 hits, while striking out 5. Daniel Bard earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 1 RBI from Dustin Pedroia in the win.
New York got a 5-inning outing from Freddy Garcia in the loss. He gave up 1 earned run, 3 walks and 5 hits in his time on the mound, while Brett Gardner had 3 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 11 hits, while New York only had 8.
Boston heads into a battle against Minnesota. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Los Angeles.