Found June 01, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
TORONTO -- Clay Buchholz gave up two runs on six hits in eight innings and the Boston Red Sox took the first game of a three game series against the Toronto Blue Jays 7-2 on Friday. Buchholz (5-2) recorded seven strikeouts, including striking out the side in the sixth inning and only walked two batters. Blue Jays starter Henderson Alvarez (3-5) gave up four earned runs in 6 1/3 innings work as the Blue Jays had their three-game winning streak snapped. The Red Sox registered 15 hits on Blue Jays pitching. David Ortiz homered for the Red Sox in the first but it was a four-run seventh inning that blew the game wide open. With Boston leading, 3-1, Ryan Sweeney doubled to lead off the inning. Jays starting pitcher Henderson Alvarez then struck out Mike Aviles before being replaced by Luis Perez. Perez retired the first batter he faced but then gave up consecutive hits to Scott Podsednik, Daniel Nava, Adrian Gonzalez and David Ortiz that gave Boston a 7-1 lead. David Cooper go...
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