Baltimore vs Boston Game Final 3-2 - Brian Matusz Earns Win
|Baltimore vs Boston Game Final 3-2 - Brian Matusz Earns Win|
Baltimore grabbed a 3-2 win over Boston on Thursday, as Brian Matusz was credited with a win at Fenway Park.
The Orioles were a +122 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Brian Matusz earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 2/3 innings of work, striking out 2, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Adam Jones in the win.
Boston got a 5-inning outing from Alfredo Aceves in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 3 walks and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Shane Victorino had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
Baltimore enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 9-8 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Jim Johnson who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 1 hit, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.
Baltimore heads into a battle against New York. Boston, meanwhile, will have their next action against Tampa Bay.