Juan Nicasio Tagged With Loss in Red Sox-Rockies Match
Boston erupted for 20 hits and pounded out 11 runs in handing Colorado a 11-4 defeat on Tuesday at Fenway Park.
Bettors who backed the Red Sox were rewarded as -187 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 10.5.
Ryan Dempster earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 2, and allowing 6 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Dustin Pedroia in the win.
Colorado's starting pitcher Juan Nicasio worked 2 1/3 innings, giving up 12 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Wilin Rosario in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 20-11 in the game.