Oakland Falls 9-6 Against Boston - Game Recap
|Oakland Falls 9-6 Against Boston - Game Recap|
Boston had a 5-RBI day from Mike Napoli on Monday at Fenway Park as the Red Sox defeated Oakland 9-6 in baseball action.
Boston won as a -136 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Felix Doubront earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 6 2/3 innings of work, striking out 8, walking 5, and allowing 3 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 5 RBIs from Mike Napoli in the win.
Oakland's starting pitcher A.J. Griffin worked 4 innings, giving up 8 hits and 7 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Josh Donaldson in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 9 hits, while Oakland only had 5.
Andrew Bailey pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.