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BSJ Game Report: Red Sox 6, Blue Jays 4 – Betts’ at-bat/slam astounds

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All you need to know, in quickie form, about the Red Sox' 6-4 win over the Blue Jays, complete with BSJ analysis and insight:



Weird, wild fourth inning: It all started innocently enough when Blake Swihart (playing for the injured Steve Pearce) struck out to lead off the inning against Toronto starter J.A. Happ — who had allowed just one hit with five strikeouts in leading 2-0 after three innings — and Xander Bogaerts singled to center.

Then things got weird.