Los Angeles Falls 8-1 to Boston - Recap
Boston got 9 innings of work from Jake Peavy en route to an 8-1 victory over Los Angeles on Sunday at Dodger Stadium.
The Red Sox were a -119 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Jake Peavy earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 1, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 3 RBIs from Mike Napoli in the win.
Los Angeles' starting pitcher Chris Capuano worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Carl Crawford in a losing cause.
Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 12-3 advantage in hits.
Next game, Boston takes its act home to face Baltimore looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head home to face Chicago.