Boston Drops Toronto 4-2 - Match Report
Boston got 3 innings of work from Scott Atchison en route to a 4-2 victory over Toronto on Monday at Rogers Centre.
Boston won as a +118 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Scott Atchison earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 3 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Dustin Pedroia in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez worked 6 innings, giving up 4 hits and 1 earned run while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Yunel Escobar in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 7 hits, while Toronto only had 5.
Alfredo Aceves pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.