Toronto Drops Boston 7-3 - Match Report
Toronto got 5 1/3 innings of work from Kyle Drabek en route to a 7-3 victory over Boston on Tuesday at Rogers Centre.
Toronto won as a +116 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Kyle Drabek earned the victory for the Blue Jays, throwing 5 1/3 innings of work, striking out 4, walking 3, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Edwin Encarnacion in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Daniel Bard worked 5 innings, giving up 8 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 6 in the loss. They got 3 hits from Dustin Pedroia in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 11 hits, while Boston only had 9.