Josh Johnson vs Allen Webster Battle Sees Toronto Fall 7-5
|Josh Johnson vs Allen Webster Battle Sees Toronto Fall 7-5|
Boston grabbed a 7-5 win over Toronto on Friday, as Andrew Miller was credited with a win at Fenway Park.
Boston won as a -115 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 10.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Boston got 6 innings from Allen Webster, who gave up 4 earned runs on 6 hits, while striking out 3. Andrew Miller earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 2 RBIs from Jacoby Ellsbury in the win.
Toronto got a 3 1/3-inning outing from Josh Johnson in the loss. He gave up 5 earned runs, 2 walks and 8 hits in his time on the mound, while Edwin Encarnacion had 2 hits in the loss for the Blue Jays.
The battle of the bats favored Boston as they had 15 hits, while Toronto only had 8.
Koji Uehara pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 2 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.