Marcum tosses gem; Jays edge Red Sox

Marcum tosses gem; Jays edge Red Sox

Shaun Marcum pitched a two-hit shutout over seven innings Wednesday, and the Toronto Blue Jays managed to hang on and defeat the Boston Red Sox 3-2 as they avoided a three-game sweep at Fenway Park.

The Blue Jays won the game as a -110 pick’em, while the teams played UNDER the posted over/under (9.5) set by sportsbooks.

Travis Snider homered and drove in all three runs to lead the Blue Jays at the plate.

Tim Wakefield gave up five hits and three earned runs over seven innings in the loss.