Boston vs Seattle Final: 6-1 - Recap
|Boston vs Seattle Final: 6-1 - Recap|
Boston grabbed a 6-1 win over Seattle on Monday, as Jon Lester was credited with a win at Fenway Park.
Boston was favored by -184 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Jon Lester earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 0, and allowing 8 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Daniel Nava in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Jason Vargas worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ichiro Suzuki in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 9 hits, while Seattle only had 8.