Boston Red Sox defeat Toronto Blue Jays, 6-5
TORONTO - There might have been a collective sigh of relief from the Red Sox, but there was hardly any time.
With their bus to the airport leaving scarcely 40 minutes after Manny Delcarmen got Jose Bautista swinging to end the 11th inning and the game, there seemed to be more of a chance for someone - Jacoby Ellsbury was a good candidate - to get left behind than to celebrate.
Still, there was an acknowledgement that, for all the bad that had occurred on this road trip,...
TORONTO—Jed Lowrie hit a solo homer in the 11th inning, Dustin Pedroia had a three-run shot and the Boston Red Sox beat the Toronto Blue Jays 6-5 on Sunday.
Coco Crisp also homered for Boston, which has won 11 of 16 on the road. Jonathan Papelbon (5-3) worked two scoreless innings and Manny Delcarmen closed it out for his second career save and first this season.
Lowrie hit a one-out drive to right, his second big league homer, off right-hander Brandon League (0-2), ...