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by Epiehl
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A recap of last night's Toronto/Boston Game Two.
The Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Boston Red Sox last night 6-3, splitting the two game series.

The Jays got off to a really good start last night, quickly going ahead 4-0 in the first two innings.

Vladmir Guerrero Jr. drove in Cavan Biggio with a single at the top of the first inning.

At the top of the second inning, Marcus Semien scored on a sacrifice fly by Lourdes Gurriel Jr.

Josh Palacios scored on a routine ground out.

Then, Bo Bichette drove in Danny Jansen with a single.

The Red Sox battled back.

In the bottom of the fourth inning, J.D. Martinez scored on a routine ground out.

In the bottom of the fifth inning, Enrique Hernandez drove in Marwin Gonzalez with a double.

In the bottom of the eighth inning, Xander Boghaerts hit a solo home run.

Fortunately for the Jays, Toronto had a big ninth inning.

First, Alejandro Kirk drove in Bichette with a single.

Then, Randal Grichuk drove in Guerrero Jr. with a single.

Guerrero Jr. went two for four at the plate and had a RBI.

Jay's starting pitcher, Trent Thornton went two innings, allowing two hits, no earned runs, no walks, and had no strike outs.

Anthony Castro recorded his first save.

Gonzalez went two for four at the plate.

Red Sox's starting pitcher, Garritt Richards went 4.2 innings, allowing four hits, four earned runs, six walks, and struck out two batters.

Toronto is off today. The Jay's plays the Rays in Tampa Bay tomorrow night.
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