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Kyle Finnegan Tagged With Loss in Nationals-Red Sox Match

Boston used a 2-HR day from Rafael Devers on Sunday at Nationals Park as the Red Sox defeated Washington 7-5 in baseball action.

Boston was favored by -190 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went OVER the consensus closing total of 9.5.

Eduardo Rodriguez earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 1 innings of work, striking out 1, walking 0, and allowing 0 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Rafael Devers in the win.

Washington got a 0.2-inning outing from Erick Fedde in the loss. He gave up 3 earned runs, 0 walks and 4 hits in his time on the mound, while Alcides Escobar had 2 hits in the loss for the Nationals.

The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 13 hits, while Washington only had 7.

The game was closed out by Nick Pivetta who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batters to earn the save.