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by Epiehl
Rated: E · Article · Sports · #2230466
A recap of last night's Boston/Toronto game.
The Toronto Blue Jays were defeated 9-7 by the Boston Red Sox after going ahead 4-0 in the bottom of the first inning.

Down 6-3, the Red Sox scored six unanswered runs at the top of the sixth inning to go ahead 9-6.

In the bottom of the first inning, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. drove in Cavan Biggio and Randal Grichuk to put the Jays ahead 2-0.

Then, Danny Jansen drove in Teoscar Hernandez and Gurriel Jr. with a single.

At the top of the second inning, Mitch Moreland drove in Xander Bogarts with a single.

At the top of the fourth inning, Moreland drove in Bogarts again with a double to make it a 4-2 game.

Then, Jackie Bradley Jr. drove in Moreland with a single.

In the bottom of the fourth inning, Toronto went ahead 6-3 when Vladmir Guerrero Jr. drove in Santiago Espinal and Biggio with a single.

Toronto scored another run in the bottom of the ninth inning.

Boston's Rafael Devers had three RBIs.

Boston's starting pitcher, Kyle Hart, went 3.1 innings, allowing eight hits, six earned runs, three walks, and struck out three batters

Espinal had a really good night at the plate, going three for four.

Toronto starter, Chase Anderson, went five innings, allowing seven hits, three earned runs, a walk, and struck out three batters.

Game Two of the three game series takes place tonight.

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