Boston vs New York Game Final 2-1 - Jon Lester Earns Win
|Boston vs New York Game Final 2-1 - Jon Lester Earns Win|
Boston got $Innings innings of work from Jon Lester en route to a 2-1 victory over New York on Saturday at Yankee Stadium.
Boston won as a +134 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 7 were rewarded at the payout window.
Jon Lester earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 8 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 2, and allowing 5 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 1 RBIs from Mike Napoli in the win.
New York's starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka worked 9 innings, giving up 7 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jacoby Ellsbury in a losing cause.
Boston enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 7-5 advantage in hits.
The game was closed out by Koji Uehara who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 2 batters to earn the save.