David Ortiz celebrates after homering in the second inning Wednesday. (Darren Calabrese/AP)
By Erika Gilbert / MLB.com
David Ortiz, Jason Bay and Victor Martinez all homered to pace the Red Sox's offense, and right-hander Clay Buchholz was in fine form against the Blue Jays, tossing six strong innings of one-run ball to beat ace Roy Halladay at Rogers Centre.
BATTING 3B: Ellsbury (6, Halladay). HR: Ortiz, D (19, 2nd inning off Halladay, 0 on, 0 out), Bay (27, 5th inning off Halladay, 1 on, 1 out), Martinez,
V (19, 9th inning off League, 0 on, 2 out). TB: Kotchman; Ellsbury 3; Ortiz, D 5; Gonzalez, Al 2; Youkilis; Martinez, V 5; Bay 4. RBI: Ortiz, D (69), Gonzalez, Al (28), Ellsbury (41), Bay 2 (86), Martinez, V (80). 2-out RBI: Gonzalez, Al; Ellsbury; Martinez, V. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Bay 2; Martinez, V. Team RISP: 2-for-7. Team LOB:
BASERUNNING SB: Kotchman (1, 2nd base off Halladay/Barajas), Youkilis (5, 2nd base off Halladay/Barajas).