Boston Downed 6-3 By Texas - Josh Beckett Takes Loss
Boston dropped a 6-3 decision at Fenway Park on Wednesday as Texas legged out a win behind winning pitcher Derek Holland.
Bettors who backed the Rangers were rewarded as -106 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Texas got 7 innings from Derek Holland, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Rangers got 4 RBIs from Mike Napoli in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Josh Beckett worked 7 innings, giving up 7 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Mike Aviles in a losing cause.
Texas outhit their counterparts 10-5 in the game.
Texas looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Detroit. Boston will aim to get back on the winning track vs New York.