Boston 8, Toronto 2

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, May 31, 2009 1:07 PM
Location - Rogers Centre
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Andy Fletcher, First Base - Scott Barry, Second Base - Ted Barrett, Third Base - Tim McClelland,
Attendance - 30496

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Boston 1 0 0 3 1 0 0 3 0 8 11 0
Toronto 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2 5 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Boston 29-22 17-6 12-16 W1
Toronto 29-24 18-7 11-17 L1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this loss, the Toronto Blue Jays have a 18-7 record at home this season. The Boston Red Sox have a 12-16 record on the road.
  • Toronto has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Blue Jays have won 2 of their last 10 games.
  • Boston has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Red Sox have won 4 of their last 10 games.
  • Jon Lester pitched 6.0 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 5.65. Ricky Romero took the loss for Toronto.
  • Alex Rios had the only homerun for Toronto. Dustin Pedroia, Kevin Youkilis (2), Jason Bay hit homeruns for Boston.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Boston   Toronto
Jon Lester Player Ricky Romero
Win W/L Loss
6.0 IP 4.0
12 Strikeouts 5
3 Hits 6
1.50 ERA 11.25
Hitting
Boston   Toronto
Jason Bay Player Marco Scutaro
2 Hits 2
1 RBI 0
1 HR 0
6 TB 2
.667 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Boston 11 4 28 .324 18 9 8 8 0 0
Toronto 5 1 8 .161 14 13 2 5 2 0

Upcoming Games

  • Toronto will play their next game at home against LA Angels. The Blue Jays have a W/L % of .552 after a win and .522 after a loss.
  • Boston will play their next game on the road against Detroit. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .586 after a win and .545 after a loss.
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