Boston vs Texas Final: 8-3 - Recap
Boston got 7 innings of work from Jon Lester en route to an 8-3 victory over Texas on Saturday at Globe Life Park.
Bettors who backed the Red Sox were rewarded as -135 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 9.5.
Boston got 7 innings from Jon Lester, who gave up 3 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 4 RBIs from Shane Victorino in the win.
Texas got a 3 2/3-inning outing from Martin Perez in the loss. He gave up 6 earned runs, 4 walks and 9 hits in his time on the mound, while Elvis Andrus had 2 hits in the loss for the Rangers.
Boston outhit their counterparts 11-7 in the game.