Boston Falls 7-6 Against Baltimore - Game Recap
Baltimore got 5 innings of work from Wei-Yin Chen en route to a 7-6 victory over Boston on Monday at Fenway Park.
Bettors who backed the Orioles were rewarded as +140 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Wei-Yin Chen earned the victory for the Orioles, throwing 5 innings of work, striking out 5, walking 3, and allowing 4 hits and 3 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBI from Nick Markakis in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Clay Buchholz worked 2 1/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 1 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Brock Holt in a losing cause.
Boston outhit their counterparts 11-10 in the game.
Tommy Hunter pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 0 and allowed 2 hits in his outing.
Next game, Baltimore takes its act on the road to face Toronto looking for another win. For Boston, they head home to face New York.