Recap - Boston Defeats Los Angeles 4-2
|Recap - Boston Defeats Los Angeles 4-2|
Los Angeles dropped a 4-2 decision at Dodger Stadium on Saturday as Boston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Jon Lester.
The Red Sox were a +105 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Jon Lester earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 7 1/3 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 4, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Jonny Gomes in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Yasiel Puig in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 8-5 in the game.
Koji Uehara pitched the final 1 1/3 innings for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.