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Red Sox go deep
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Red Sox 6, Blue Jays 1
David Ortiz celebrates after homering in the second inning Wednesday. (Darren Calabrese/AP)
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.
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Series at a glance:
BOS
Boston (68-51)
Won 2
Boston 6, Toronto 1   TOR
Toronto (55-63)
Lost 4
August 19, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Boston
0 2 0 1 2 0 0 0 1   6 10 0
Toronto
0 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0   1 6 1
Standings thru 8/19/09  |  Recap: BOS | TOR  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox stats  |  Blue Jays stats
Boston AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Ellsbury, CF 4 0 1 1 1 1 1 .299
Drew, J, RF 4 0 0 0 1 1 1 .251
Martinez, V, C 4 1 2 1 1 0 3 .291
Youkilis, 3B 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .309
Ortiz, D, DH 5 1 2 1 0 1 3 .226
Bay, LF 5 1 1 2 0 3 4 .259
Kotchman, 1B 4 1 1 0 0 0 0 .276
Green, N, 2B 4 0 0 0 0 2 1 .228
Gonzalez, Al, SS 4 1 2 1 0 0 0 .213
Totals 38 6 10 6 3 9 14  

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: 9.

BASERUNNING
SB: Kotchman (1, 2nd base off Halladay/Barajas), Youkilis (5, 2nd base off Halladay/Barajas).

 
Toronto AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Scutaro, SS 3 0 0 0 1 1 1 .297
Hill, A, 2B 4 1 1 0 0 1 1 .289
Lind, LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 1 .296
Overbay, 1B 3 0 0 0 1 0 1 .263
Wells, V, CF 4 0 2 1 0 0 0 .256
Ruiz, R, DH 4 0 1 0 0 2 2 .310
Encarnacion, 3B 4 0 0 0 0 1 5 .203
Barajas, C 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .241
Snider, RF 3 0 0 0 0 2 1 .248
Totals 33 1 6 1 2 10 12  

BATTING
TB: Barajas; Lind; Wells, V 2; Ruiz, R; Hill, A.
RBI: Wells, V (49).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Encarnacion 3.
Team RISP: 2-for-5.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
E: Hill, A (7, throw).

 
Boston IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Buchholz (W, 2-3) 6.0 6 1 1 1 4 0 3.99
Ramirez, R 1.0 0 0 0 1 2 0 2.21
Okajima 1.0 0 0 0 0 1 0 2.77
Saito 1.0 0 0 0 0 3 0 2.93
 
Toronto IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Halladay (L, 13-6) 5.0 8 5 4 2 7 2 2.78
Roenicke 3.0 0 0 0 1 0 0 4.12
League 1.0 2 1 1 0 2 1 5.27

HBP: Youkilis (by League).
Pitches-strikes: Buchholz 94-54, Ramirez, R 19-10, Okajima 10-8, Saito 15-12, Halladay 103-66, Roenicke 27-16, League 22-14.
Groundouts-flyouts: Buchholz 5-6, Ramirez, R 1-0, Okajima 2-0, Saito 0-0, Halladay 6-1, Roenicke 5-3, League 0-1.
Batters faced: Buchholz 25, Ramirez, R 4, Okajima 3, Saito 3, Halladay 26, Roenicke 10, League 6.
Umpires: HP: Andy Fletcher. 1B: Greg Gibson. 2B: Ted Barrett. 3B: Tim McClelland.
Weather: 77 degrees, clear.
Wind: 7 mph, Out to CF.
T: 2:57.
Att: 25,925.
Venue: Rogers Centre.
August 19, 2009
August 19, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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