Red Sox trim Athletics
|Red Sox trim Athletics|
Daisuke Matsuzaka allowed one run over 6 2-3 innings to earn the victory, as the Boston Red Sox edged the Oakland Athletics 2-1 on Monday night.
Boston won as +105 road underdogs, while the teams played UNDER the 8-run total listed by oddsmakers.
Adrian Beltre was 3-for-4 with a solo drive for the Red Sox, as David Ortiz drove in the other run for Boston.
Rajai Davis homered for Oakland, while losing pitcher Ben Sheets gave up two runs over 6 2-3 innings for the Athletics.