Joe Blanton Tagged With Loss in Red Sox-Angels Match
Boston used a 2-HR day from Jarrod Saltalamacchia on Sunday at Fenway Park as the Red Sox defeated Los Angeles 10-5 in baseball action.
The Red Sox were a -162 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 10.5.
Ryan Dempster earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 2, and allowing 6 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Jarrod Saltalamacchia in the win.
Los Angeles got a 5-inning outing from Joe Blanton in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 1 walk and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Mike Trout had 3 hits in the loss for the Angels.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 11 hits, while Los Angeles only had 9.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Tampa Bay looking for another win. For Los Angeles, they head on the road to face Baltimore.