Clay Buchholz vs Jo-Jo Reyes Battle Sees Toronto Fall 5-1
Boston moneyline bettors cashed on Friday courtesy of a 5-1 win against the Toronto Blue Jays at Rogers Centre.
Bettors who backed the Red Sox were rewarded as -139 favorites at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go UNDER the closing total of 9.5.
Clay Buchholz earned the victory for the Red Sox, throwing 7 innings of work, striking out 6, walking 2, and allowing 3 hits and 1 earned run. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Adrian Gonzalez in the win.
Toronto got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Jo-Jo Reyes in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Corey Patterson had 2 hits in the loss for the Blue Jays.
Boston outhit their counterparts 11-4 in the game.