TORONTO cheap Josh Donaldson jersey hit two home runs and drove in five runs Friday night as the Toronto Blue Jays jerseys opened a six game home stand with a 7 5 victory over the Boston Red Sox jerseys.
Donaldson delivered a two run homer off Koji Uehera in the eighth after the Blue Jays jerseys squandered a 5 2 lead in the sixth and seventh innings.
After cheap Ezequiel Carrera jersey led off the inning with a bunt single, Donaldson showed off his power by driving the ball over the right field wall for his 13th homer of the season.
The 2015 American League most valuable player finished the game with four hits falling just short of the cycle after entering the game in a 1 for 13 slide.
Toronto (25 25), which won its first home game at Rogers Centre in three weeks, returned to the .500 mark and have now won six of its past eight games.
Toronto starter cheap Aaron Sanchez jersey allowed four runs (three earned) on five hits while striking out six over 6 2/3 innings. cheap Joe Biagini jersey (2 1) wholesale mlb jerseys came on in relief and blew the lead, although earned the win after Donaldson’s home run put the Jays jerseys ahead. cheap Roberto Osuna jersey earned his 11th save of the season with a perfect ninth.
Red Sox jerseys right hander cheap Joe Kelly jersey allowed five runs and nine hits over 4 2/3 innings. Uehara was tagged with the loss.
Donaldson opened the scoring with a solo shot in the first inning by blasting his 12th home run of the season over the right centre field wall.
Boston capitalized on cheap Troy Tulowitzki jersey’s seventh error to leadoff the second inning to tie the game 1 1. cheap Travis Shaw jersey reached on the shortstop’s errant throw to first base, and eventually came around on a ground ball by cheap Jackie Bradley Jr. jersey
Donaldson answered in the third with an RBI double in the right centre field gap that scored Carrera, who was batting leadoff for the suspended cheap Jose Bautista jersey.
After facing just one over the minimum in the first three innings, Sanchez ran into trouble in the fourth, where he allowed three one out singles to cheap Xander Bogaerts jersey, Shaw and cheap Hanley Ramirez jersey, which tied the game 2 2. The 23 year old avoided a much bigger inning after cheap Marco Hernandez jersey lined into a double play with the bases loaded, thanks to a great heads up play by Donaldson and cheap Devon Travis jersey.
Donaldson responded with a bases loaded RBI single scoring cheap Russell Martin jersey in the fourth giving the Jays jerseys the 3 2 lead back. cheap Edwin Encarnacion jersey drove in Toronto’s fourth run later in the inning on a sacrifice fly.
cheap Justin Smoak jersey stretched the lead to three runs with a mammoth home run to the second deck in right field to lead off the fifth.
Sanchez ran into trouble once again in the seventh allowing a walk to Ramirez to start the inning, followed by a Bradley single. After Hernandez moved the runners over with a groundout, Boston’s Christian Vasquez delivered an RBI single up the middle, driving in Ramirez and Bradley and cutting the lead to one.
cheap Dustin Pedroia jersey led off the eighth with what should have been a routine fly out off Biagini, but a miscommunication by Pillar and cheap Michael Saunders jersey allowed the ball to drop in for a double. Pedroia later scored after Shaw hit a hard ground ball to the right side, which couldn’t be retrieved by Smoak or Travis. Shaw was credited with an RBI single.
Notes: Bautista served his one game suspension that was upheld by Major League Baseball earlier Friday. Bautista was one of seven Blue Jays jerseys players and coaches penalized after a bench clearing brawl at Texas on May 15. . . . Tulowitzki struck out four times in his return to the lineup after missing two games with a right quad issue.