Athletics upend Red Sox
|Athletics upend Red Sox|
Matt Holliday was 3-for-4 with two runs batted in, as the Oakland Athletics defeated the Boston Red Sox 8-2 on Monday night.
Oakland cashed as +115 home underdogs as the teams played over the 8-run total listed by sportsbooks.
Jason Giambi went 2-for-3 with two RBIs for the Athletics, while Dallas Braden gave up two runs over six innings to get the win for Oakland.
Kevin Youkilis was 2-for-4 with a homer for Boston, as Jon Lester was hit for six runs over six innings to take the loss for the Red Sox.