Blue Jays hit eight home runs, including another from Vladimir Guerrero Jr, in 18-4 drubbing of Red Sox | FOX Sports
The Toronto Blue Jays hit eight home runs in their 18-4 win over the Boston Red Sox. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit his league-leading 21st, while Bo Bichette, Marcus Semien, and Teoscar Hernandez went yard as well.
After erasing a 3-1 deficit, Boston Red Sox shortstop Xander Bogaerts drove in the go-ahead run with a sacrifice fly in the eighth, but the New York Yankees were able to knot things up and send it to extra innings. Bogaerts struck again in the 10th with a two-run double that put the game away, 6-5, in Boston’s favor. The win gave the Red Sox a three-game sweep over their hated rivals.
Craig Kimbrel stays red hot, shuts down Pirates in 9th as Cubs win, 3-2 | FOX Sports
The Chicago Cubs took a 3-2 lead over the Pittsburgh Pirates thanks to a two-out RBI single from Matt Duffy in the seventh inning. Closer Craig Kimbrel stayed lights out as he shut down the Pirates in the ninth inning. The former elite closer has now tossed 14 innings, allowing just one run and five hits this season.