Freddy Garcia Tagged With Loss in Yankees-Red Sox Match
Boston got 6 innings of work from Jon Lester en route to a 6-4 victory over New York on Tuesday at Yankee Stadium.
Bettors who backed the Red Sox were rewarded as -123 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 10.5.
Boston got 6 innings from Jon Lester, who gave up 3 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 5. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 2 RBIs from David Ortiz in the win.
New York got a 1 2/3-inning outing from Freddy Garcia in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 3 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Jorge Posada had 3 hits in the loss for the Yankees.
New York enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-7 advantage in hits.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.