Houston Falls 11-0 Against Boston - Game Recap
Boston scored early and often on Sunday, sprinting to a lead and into double figures with a 11-0 win over Houston.
Bettors who backed the Red Sox were rewarded as -131 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.
Clay Buchholz earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 9 innings of work, striking out 12, walking 0, and allowing 3 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from David Ortiz in the win.
Houston got a 1/3-inning outing from Brad Peacock in the loss. He gave up 1 earned runs, 1 walks and 2 hits in his time on the mound, while Jason Castro had 1 hits in the loss for the Astros.
Boston outhit their counterparts 16-3 in the game.
Boston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Kansas City. Houston will aim to get back on the winning track at Chicago.