Josh Beckett Earns Win in Boston vs Seattle Game
Seattle couldn't get its offense rolling against Josh Beckett in a 5-0 loss to Boston in baseball action on Tuesday.
Boston was favored by -173 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 9.5.
Boston got 7 innings from Josh Beckett, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 9. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 2 RBIs from Mike Aviles in the win.
Seattle's starting pitcher Blake Beavan worked 4 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 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 4.
Boston heads into a battle against Tampa Bay. Seattle, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cleveland.