Recap - Toronto Defeats Boston 4-3
|Recap - Toronto Defeats Boston 4-3|
Boston dropped a 4-3 decision at Fenway Park on Sunday as Toronto legged out a win behind winning pitcher Brandon Lyon.
Toronto won as a +137 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Toronto got 6 innings from Carlos Villanueva, who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 2. Brandon Lyon earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 2 RBIs from Omar Vizquel in the win.
Boston's starting pitcher Clay Buchholz worked 8 2/3 innings, giving up 7 hits and 4 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Dustin Pedroia in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 8 hits, while Toronto only had 7.
Casey Janssen pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.
Toronto heads into a battle against Seattle. Boston, meanwhile, will have their next action against New York.