Baltimore Tops Boston 2-1 - Recap
Boston dropped a 2-1 decision at Camden Yards on Monday as Baltimore legged out a win behind winning pitcher Zach Britton.
Baltimore won as a +105 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Zach Britton earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 2 innings of work, striking out 0, walking 0, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Nelson Cruz in the win.
Boston got a 7-inning outing from Jon Lester in the loss. He gave up 2 earned runs, 1 walk and 6 hits in his time on the mound, while Dustin Pedroia had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 9 hits, while Baltimore only had 6.
Tommy Hunter pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.