Blue Jays Get Hammered Again 8-3 by BoSox

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A recap of Game Two of the Toronto/Boston series.

Submitted: May 30, 2018

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Well, Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher, Marco Estrada, didn't last long last night.

Estrada was pull after 3.2 innings after giving up seven hits and four runs in another 8-3 romp by the Boston Red Sox.

(Top) Marco Estrada

Boston went ahead 2-0 in the bottom of the first inning with two RBI doubles.

First Mitch Moreland drove in Xander Bogaerts.

Then, J.D. Martinez drove in Moreland.

Boston went up 3-0 in the bottom of the second inning when Andrew Benintendi drove in Sandy Leon with a double.

The Jays got on the scoreboard at the top of the fourth inning when Justin Smoak hit a solo home run.

The Red Sox, however, got that run back in the bottom of the inning when Jackie Bradley Jr. drove in Brock Holt with a RBI single.

Two innings later, Boston went up 5-1 when Leon drove in Rafael Devers with a double.

(Top) Sandy Leon went three for four and had three RBIs last night.

Curtis Anderson closed the gap to 5-3 at the top of the seventh inning when he drove in Russell Martin ans Kendrys Morales with a single.

In the bottom of the inning, though, Bogaerts put the BoSox. ahead 6-3 with a solo home run.

Leon put the game out of reach in the bottom of the eighth inning by hitting a two run homer.

Leon went three for four at the plate and collected three RBIs last night.

Boston's starter, Rick Pocello, gave up five hits, two earned runs, two walks, and struck out five batters in 6.2 inninings pitched.


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