Boston Downed 6-1 By Toronto - Josh Beckett Takes Loss
Boston dropped a 6-1 decision at Fenway Park on Friday as Toronto legged out a win behind winning pitcher Aaron Laffey.
The Blue Jays were a +172 underdog in the win. The combined score dipped UNDER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Aaron Laffey earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 0, and allowing 8 hits and 0 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Colby Rasmus in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Josh Beckett worked 6 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 7 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Will Middlebrooks in a losing cause.