Originally written on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 9/9/12
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BOSTON -- The Toronto Blue Jays beat up on Daisuke Matsuzaka early Saturday night, knocking the Boston Red Sox right-hander out of the game after just 1 1/3 innings. The result was a 9-2 Toronto win, as the Blue Jays took the first two games of their three-game set at Fenway Park. Matsuzaka (1-5) gave up five runs on five hits, a walk and a hit batter. His ERA rose from 6.15 to 7.20. Rookie right fielder Anthony Gose did the most damage for Toronto, hitting a two-run single and a three-run homer. Toronto sent eight batters to the plate in the second inning, with five scoring. Yunel Escobar led off the inning with his ninth home run of the season, on the first pitch. Casey Johnson followed with a single before Matsuzaka hit J.P. Arencibia with a pitch. Adeiny Hechavarria doubled to left, scoring Johnson. Gose singled to center, scoring Arencibia and Hechavarria. With Rajai Davis batting, Gose stole second and took third on Red Sox catcher Ryan Lavarnway's throwing error. Davi...
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