Boston vs Baltimore Recap - Orioles Over Red Sox 6-5
|Boston vs Baltimore Recap - Orioles Over Red Sox 6-5|
Boston dropped a 6-5 decision at Camden Yards on Saturday as Baltimore legged out a win behind winning pitcher Kevin Gausman.
Baltimore won as a +121 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Baltimore got 5 1/3 innings from Wei-Yin Chen, who gave up 3 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 5. Kevin Gausman earned the victory, while the Orioles got 3 RBIs from Steven Pearce in the win.
Boston got a 5-inning outing from Jon Lester in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Daniel Nava had 4 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 14 hits, while Baltimore only had 12.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.