Brian Matusz vs Clay Buchholz Battle Sees Baltimore Fall 7-0

Brian Matusz vs Clay Buchholz Battle Sees Baltimore Fall 7-0

Clay Buchholz led Boston to a shutout performance against Baltimore 7-0 on Thursday at Fenway Park.

The Red Sox were a -148 favorite in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.

Boston got 9 innings from Clay Buchholz, who gave up 0 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 2 RBIs from Daniel Nava in the win.

Baltimore's starting pitcher Brian Matusz worked 2 innings, giving up 4 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 0 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Endy Chavez in a losing cause.

Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-4 advantage in hits.

Boston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Washington. Baltimore will aim to get back on the winning track vs Philadelphia.