Boston 6, Toronto 0

Boxscore | Recap
Sunday, September 19, 2010 1:35 PM
Location - Fenway Park
Temperature - 71°
Umpires - Home Plate - Greg Gibson, First Base - Brian Knight, Second Base - Gerry Davis, Third Base - Sam Holbrook,
Attendance - 37234

Final Scoring Summary

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

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Toronto 75-74 39-33 36-41 L1
Boston 83-66 43-32 40-34 W1

Recap

Jon Lester threw seven shutout innings to lead the Boston Red Sox over the Toronto Blue Jays 6-0, salvaging the final game of the three-game series Sunday afternoon.

Lester won his career-high 18th game. He allowed four hits and four walks while striking out four lowering his season ERA to 3.06.

The Red Sox took a 1-0 lead in the fourth inning on Victor Martinez's 18th home run of the season. They scored five more in the fifth inning as Daniel Nava had an RBI double and Yamaico Navarro followed with an RBI single.

J.D. Drew then cracked a two-run homer, his 19th, to cap the scoring.

Jose Bautista went 0-for-4 in the game to remain stuck on 49 home runs.

Shaun Marcum (12-8) took the loss. He allowed six runs on nine hits in 6 1/3 innings.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Toronto   Boston
Shaun Marcum Player Jon Lester
Loss W/L Win
5.1 IP 7.0
3 Strikeouts 4
9 Hits 4
10.12 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Toronto   Boston
John McDonald Player Victor Martinez
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 1
0 HR 1
2 TB 5
.500 Avg .500

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Toronto 5 0 5 .156 14 6 0 4 0 1
Boston 9 2 17 .273 8 3 5 1 0 0

Upcoming Games

  • Boston will play their next game at home against Baltimore. The Red Sox have a W/L % of .554 after a win and .561 after a loss.
  • Toronto will play their next game at home against Seattle. The Blue Jays have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .507 after a loss.
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