Andrew Benintendi was 3-5 at the plate with 2 RBI and a run scored as the Red Sox defeated the Blue Jays 5-2.
- The Red Sox opened the scoring on an Andrew Benintendi ground rule double that scored Mookie Betts
- The next batter Hanley Ramirez hit a 2 run HR to plate Benintendi
- The Blue Jays got on the board in the bottom of the 4th as Anthony Alford singled home Kevin Pillar
- The Red Sox extended the lead in the top of the 6th as Rafael Devers to score Xander Bogaerts
- Justin Smoak led off the bottom half of the inning with a solo HR
- David Price pitching line: 5.1 IP 5H 2R (both earned) 3BB 6K 93 pitches (55 for strikes)
- Marco Estrada pitching line: 6IP 7H 4R (all earned) 1BB 5K 103 pitches (73 for strikes)
- Benintendi singled home Betts for an insurance run in the top of the 9th
- Craig Kimbrel notched his 11th save of the season
- Final score: Red Sox 5 Blue Jays 2
- It was good that Marco Estrada got through 6 innings today. The Red Sox got to him in the 3rd inning with a pair of doubles and a HR for 3 runs. Estrada did a good job in keeping the Red Sox line up off balance with his change up.
- Yesterday Josh Dionaldson struck out 4 times. Today Luke Maile struck out 4 times
- It was the top of the Red Sox line up that killed the Blue Jays today. Hanley Ramirez, Mookie Betts and Andrew Benintendi combined for 7 hits and 4 runs.
- Russell Martin continues to play good defense at third base. If only he could get his bat going...
- Up next, the Blue Jays and Red Sox wrap up this three game series with Joe Biagini pitching against Red Sox lefty Drew Pomeranz.