Lourdes Gurriel Jr.'s Stick Not Enough for the Red Sox Against the Blue Jays, 3-6

Thu, Jul 4, 2019 | Emma Botos

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Keith Allison from Hanover, MD, USA License

July 3, 2019 -- On the road, the Red Sox lose to the Blue Jays 3 to 6.

Slugger Lourdes Gurriel Jr.'s leadership helped the Blue Jays against Red Sox. With 5 at bats, he had a game 0.363 OBP. In the game, he had a batting average of 0.311. Leading the team in slugging for the season, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. had a 0.639 slugging percentage. He gave up 0 Ks in the game. The Blue Jays hitter had 1 RBI and scored 1 run in the home outing.

Chris Sale's start did not help them on the road. Chris Sale allowed 5 earned runs over 5.2 innings pitched. A 4.04 ERA and 0.281 OBP in the appearance against the Blue Jays. Throwing 69 strikes in a 104 pitch outing for 5 strikeouts. The Red Sox pitcher threw for 9 hits and 2 walks allowed.

Slugger Mookie Betts's performance on the bases, could not overcome Blue Jays's defense against starter Chris Sale. Mookie Betts had a 0.388 OBP with 3 at bats. The Red Sox hitter had 0 RBI and scored 1 run on the road. Leading the team in slugging for the season, Mookie Betts had a 0.457 slugging percentage. The hitter gave up 0 Ks.

Posted at Thu, July 4, 2019 09:16:04 MST