Boston Drops Atlanta 8-4 - Match Report
Boston got an 8-4 victory over Atlanta on Saturday, with Franklin Morales earning the victory and helping Red Sox moneyline bettors cash out.
Boston won as a -142 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Franklin Morales earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 1, and allowing 7 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Daniel Nava in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Randall Delgado worked 1 1/3 innings, giving up 6 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Michael Bourn in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 14 hits, while Atlanta only had 10.