Toronto Blue Jays defeat Boston Red Sox, 8-7

Some were packing up, heading home to see family and friends.

Some headed for a drink and a seat by a television. Some were staying in the players’ lounge, sitting with teammates as Fenway Park emptied, waiting for the results of a game 3,000 miles away.

Nothing was decided on the field for the Red Sox last night, an early deficit giving way to a late-game comeback, giving way to a Kevin Youkilis strikeout looking with the winning runs on base to end the game. It was an...