Toronto Blue Jays defeat Boston Red Sox, 7-6

Sooner or later the spellbinding and the surreal had to end, and last night it did.

Jonathan Papelbon's streak of 25 1/3 scoreless innings spanning 21 appearances went down in the ninth inning, and with it went the Red Sox. They had overcome deficits of 3-0, 4-3, and 6-5, but could not overcome Toronto's last gasp, in the ninth, when they got to Papelbon for three hits -- only one struck hard -- for a 7-6 win on a misty and cold night at Fenway, where it required maximum e...