Gavin Floyd vs John Lackey Tilt Ends in Boston 4-0 Win
John Lackey led Boston to a shutout performance against Atlanta 4-0 on Wednesday at Fenway Park.
Boston was favored by -142 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.
Boston got 6 1/3 innings from John Lackey, who gave up 0 earned runs on 8 hits, while striking out 9. John Lackey earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 1 RBIs from A.J. Pierzynski in the win.
Atlanta's starting pitcher Gavin Floyd worked 5 innings, giving up 6 hits and 1 earned runs while striking out 3 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Ramiro Pena in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 12-9 in the game.