Game Wrap - Boston 8-1 Victors Over Cardinals
Boston moneyline bettors cashed on Wednesday courtesy of an 8-1 win against the St. Louis Cardinals at Fenway Park.
The Red Sox were a -122 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.5.
Boston got 7 2/3 innings from Jon Lester, who gave up 0 earned runs on 5 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from David Ortiz in the win.
St. Louis' starting pitcher Adam Wainwright worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 3 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Matt Holliday in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 8-7 in the game.