Atlanta Falls 8-6 to Boston - Recap
|Atlanta Falls 8-6 to Boston - Recap|
Atlanta dropped a 8-6 decision at Turner Field on Monday as Boston legged out a win behind winning pitcher Edward Mujica.
The Red Sox were a +125 underdog in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 7.
Boston got 3 innings from Clay Buchholz, who gave up 6 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 4. Edward Mujica earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 4 RBIs from David Ortiz in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Ervin Santana worked 5 innings, giving up 5 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Chris Johnson in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Atlanta as they had 7 hits, while Boston only had 8.
Koji Uehara pitched the final 1 innings for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 1 hits in his outing.