Los Angeles vs Boston Wrap - Los Angeles Wins 5-3
Boston dropped a 5-3 decision at Fenway Park on Tuesday as Los Angeles legged out a win behind winning pitcher Ervin Santana.
Bettors who backed the Angels were rewarded as -110 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 11.5.
Los Angeles got 6 1/3 innings from Ervin Santana, who gave up 2 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 4. He earned the victory, while the Angels got 2 RBIs from Mark Trumbo in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Aaron Cook worked 5 innings, giving up 11 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Scott Podsednik in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Los Angeles as they had 11 hits, while Boston only had 8.
The game was closed out by Ernesto Frieri who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 0 batters to earn the save.