Toronto Falls 6-4 to Boston - Recap
Boston got 7 innings of work from Tim Wakefield en route to a 6-4 victory over Toronto on Wednesday at Fenway Park.
Boston won as a -116 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 7 innings from Tim Wakefield, who gave up 3 earned runs on 9 hits, while striking out 7. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from Jacoby Ellsbury in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher Ricky Romero worked 4 1/3 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 2 in the loss. They got 4 hits from Yunel Escobar in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 11 hits, while Toronto only had 10.
Jonathan Papelbon pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 3 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Boston looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Baltimore. Toronto will aim to get back on the winning track at Cleveland.