Boston Red Sox defeat Toronto Blue Jays, 7-4

For those looking for a harbinger of better things to come for the Red Sox in the season's second half, last night's 7-4 win over the Toronto Blue Jays abounded with candidates, but none more encouraging than this:

For the first time in Fenway Park in 2007, and only the third time this season, David Ortiz and Manny Ramírez drove in multiple runs in the same game. Ortiz singled home a run in the first and doubled home another in the sixth, and Ramírez doubled home a run ...