Boston Falls 7-2 to Toronto - Recap
Toronto moneyline bettors cashed on Thursday courtesy of a 7-2 win against the Boston Red Sox at Fenway Park.
Bettors who backed the Blue Jays were rewarded as +144 underdogs at sportsbooks. Over-Under bettors saw the total score go OVER the closing total of 8.5.
Toronto got 7 innings from Mark Buehrle, who gave up 2 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 5. Mark Buehrle earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 2 RBIs from Jose Bautista in the win.
Boston got a 6 1/3-inning outing from Jon Lester in the loss. He gave up 7 earned runs, 2 walks and 10 hits in his time on the mound, while Brock Holt had 2 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 14 hits, while Boston only had 7.
Toronto looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Oakland. Boston will aim to get back on the winning track at Tampa Bay.