Boston Drops Toronto 9-1 - Match Report
|Boston Drops Toronto 9-1 - Match Report|
Boston grabbed a 9-1 win over Toronto on Monday, as Daisuke Matsuzaka was credited with a win at Fenway Park.
The Red Sox were a -122 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Daisuke Matsuzaka earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 3, walking 1, and allowing 1 hit and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 4 RBIs from Jed Lowrie in the win.
Toronto got a 4 1/3-inning outing from Ricky Romero in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 5 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Yunel Escobar had 1 hit in the loss for the Blue Jays.
Boston outhit their counterparts 13-2 in the game.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Oakland looking for another win. For Toronto, they head home to face New York.