Toronto Blue Jays defeat Boston Red Sox, 3-1

TORONTO - As Dustin Pedroia was being asked about envisioning his team as the recipient of Roy Halladay in any potential trade, the Red Sox second baseman interrupted.

“For him to get traded before the game?’’ Pedroia asked. “That would be nice.’’ By that point, though, it was too late.

Halladay had pitched well enough yesterday to leave other general managers salivating, and the Blue Jays with yet another brilliant outing to demonstrate the worth of the best chip curre...