Boston 6, Toronto 5

Boxscore | Recap
Friday, August 28, 2009 7:10 PM
Location - Fenway Park
Temperature - 65°
Umpires - Home Plate - Gary Cederstrom, First Base - Fieldin Culbreth, Second Base - Jim Wolf, Third Base - Adrian Johnson,
Attendance - 37844

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Toronto 0 3 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 5 10 0
Boston 0 0 0 3 2 0 0 1 0 6 10 0

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Toronto 58-68 34-32 24-36 L1
Boston 74-54 43-21 31-33 W1

Recap Quick Hits

  • With this win, the Boston Red Sox have a 43-21 record at home this season. The Toronto Blue Jays have a 24-36 record on the road.
  • Boston has a streak of 1 straight up win. The Red Sox have won 7 of their last 10 games.
  • Toronto has a streak of 1 straight up loss. The Blue Jays have won 3 of their last 10 games.
  • Hideki Okajima pitched 0.1 innings for the win and now has an ERA of 2.68. Jonathan Papelbon closed out the game to get the save and has 31 save s for the season. Brian Tallet took the loss for Toronto.
  • Jason Bay had the only homerun for Boston. Aaron Hill, Rod Barajas hit homeruns for Toronto.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Toronto   Boston
Scott Richmond Player Josh Beckett
No Decision W/L No Decision
5.0 IP 5.0
6 Strikeouts 9
9 Hits 5
9.00 ERA 9.00
Hitting
Toronto   Boston
Aaron Hill Player Jacoby Ellsbury
3 Hits 2
3 RBI 1
1 HR 0
6 TB 3
.600 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Toronto 10 2 18 .278 23 17 5 6 0 0
Boston 10 1 15 .303 17 9 6 4 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Boston will play their next game at home against Toronto. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .581 after a win and .574 after a loss.
  • Toronto will play their next game on the road against Boston. The Blue Jays have a W/L % of .466 after a win and .448 after a loss.
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