Minnesota Falls 6-4 to Boston - Recap
|Minnesota Falls 6-4 to Boston - Recap|
Minnesota dropped a 6-4 decision at Fenway Park on Sunday as Boston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Franklin Morales.
Boston was favored by -205 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 10.5.
Boston got 6 innings from Franklin Morales, who gave up 1 earned run on 3 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from Adrian Gonzalez in the win.
Minnesota's starting pitcher Nick Blackburn worked 5 innings, giving up 9 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ryan Doumit in a losing cause.
Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 14-6 advantage in hits.
Alfredo Aceves pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Boston heads into a battle against Texas. Minnesota, meanwhile, will have their next action against Cleveland.