Toronto Blue Jays defeat Boston Red Sox, 11-0
TORONTO—Vernon Wells hit two home runs, Marco Scutaro added a solo shot and the Toronto Blue Jays roughed up Jon Lester in an 11-0 rout of the Boston Red Sox on Saturday.
Wells went 4-for-5 with three RBIs and scored four times to back Jesse Litsch's strong outing. He hit a two-run shot off Lester in the first inning and a solo drive in the fifth for his team-leading 12th homer.
It was Wells' first multihomer game this season and the 17th of his career.
TORONTO - He had been their most consistent starter, their most dominant starter, with just one loss in the last three months. That was why it was so surprising that Jon Lester fell apart yesterday, matching the worst start of his career, giving up seven runs. It was a day in which everything went wrong, everything was a problem, though not for the Blue Jays. For them, it was all perfect.
But for the Red Sox, perhaps most damaging was the fact that Lester did not make i...