Recap - Boston Defeats Toronto 5-2
|Recap - Boston Defeats Toronto 5-2|
Boston shook off a 11-strikeout performance by R.A. Dickey and still managed to post a 5-2 victory over the Blue Jays on Sunday at Fenway Park.
Boston was favored by -150 and came through for bettors backing them. The game went UNDER the consensus closing total of 8.5.
Boston got 7 innings from Felix Doubront, who gave up 2 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 2. He earned the victory, while the Red Sox got 3 RBIs from Jackie Bradley in the win.
Toronto's starting pitcher R.A. Dickey worked 8 innings, giving up 6 hits and 5 earned runs while striking out 11 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Kevin Pillar in a losing cause.
Koji Uehara pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 0 hits in his outing.
Next game, Boston takes its act on the road to face Colorado looking for another win. For Toronto, they head on the road to face Chicago.