Recap - Baltimore Defeats Boston 4-2
Baltimore got a 4-2 victory over Boston on Friday, with Miguel Gonzalez earning the victory and helping Orioles moneyline bettors cash out.
The Orioles were a +100 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 8.5.
Miguel Gonzalez earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 6 1/3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 7 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Matt Wieters in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Jon Lester worked 7 innings, giving up 8 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Pedro Ciriaco in a losing cause.
Baltimore enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 10-8 advantage in hits.
Jim Johnson pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.