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Bullpen falters in finale
Red Sox 5, Blue Jays 3
Roy Halladay has limited hitters to 25 hits over 30 1/3 innings this season. (Adrian Wyld/AP)
 Big Hurt goes deep
 Rios' solo shot
Roy Halladay allowed two runs on six hits and three walks over 7 1/3 innings, leaving the game in line for his third win. But the bullpen couldn't hold the lead, yielding the winning run in the ninth. Frank Thomas and Alex Rios both shed slumps with solo homers.
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Series at a glance:
TODAY'S WRAPS: April 19, 2007
BOS
Boston (9-5)
Won 2
Boston 5, Toronto 3   TOR
Toronto (8-7)
Lost 2
April 19, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Boston
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 2 2   5 8 0
Toronto
0 1 0 0 0 2 0 0 0   3 8 0
Standings thru 4/19/07  |  Gameday  |  Red Sox Stats  |  Blue Jays Stats
BostonABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Crisp, CF4121000.167
Youkilis, 3B5010003.235
Ortiz, DH3010112.288
Ramirez, LF3212104.200
Drew, RF2010210.341
Varitek, C4000005.189
Hinske, 1B2001110.571
Pedroia, 2B4000002.167
  1-Lugo, PR-SS0100000.280
Cora, SS-2B4121000.273
Totals315855316 


1-Ran for Pedroia in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Ortiz (5, Halladay).
3B: Cora (1, Frasor).
HR: Ramirez (1, 8th inning off Marcum, 1 on, 2 out).
TB: Crisp 2; Youkilis; Ortiz 2; Ramirez 4; Drew; Cora 4.
RBI: Hinske (1), Ramirez 2 (8), Cora (2), Crisp (4).
2-out RBI: Ramirez 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Varitek.
SF: Hinske; Crisp.
GIDP: Ortiz; Ramirez.
Team LOB: 6.

FIELDING
PB: Varitek (2).
DP: 2 (Tavarez-Cora-Hinske, Timlin-Cora-Hinske).

 
TorontoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Rios, RF4121101.281
Lind, LF4110003.294
Wells, CF4021010.246
Thomas, DH4111002.204
Overbay, 1B2000200.232
Hill, 2B4000014.327
Zaun, C3000110.205
Smith, 3B4010031.320
McDonald, SS3010001.450
  a-Stairs, PH1000011.263
Totals333834713 

a-Struck out for McDonald in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Rios (4, Tavarez), Wells 2 (7, Tavarez, Timlin), McDonald (3, Romero).
HR: Thomas (2, 2nd inning off Tavarez, 0 on, 0 out), Rios (3, 6th inning off Tavarez, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Rios 6; Lind; Wells 4; Thomas 4; Smith; McDonald 2.
RBI: Thomas (5), Rios (10), Wells (10).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lind 2; Hill; Rios.
GIDP: McDonald; Hill.
Team LOB: 7.

FIELDING
DP: 2 (Smith-Hill-Overbay, Halladay-Smith-Overbay).

 
BostonIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Tavarez 5.16330426.75
Pineiro 0.20001003.38
Romero 1.01001105.06
Timlin (W, 1-0)1.01001006.00
Papelbon (S, 4)1.00001200.00
 
TorontoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Halladay 7.16223202.37
Downs (H, 2)0.10000100.00
Marcum (BS, 1)(L, 1-1)0.21222015.19
Frasor 0.21110002.25

WP: Tavarez.
Balk: Downs.
IBB: Rios (by Romero), Overbay (by Timlin), Drew (by Halladay).
Pitches-strikes: Tavarez 82-56, Pineiro 10-5, Romero 15-8, Timlin 11-6, Papelbon 26-17, Halladay 95-59, Downs 7-4, Marcum 16-6, Frasor 10-5.
Ground outs-fly outs: Tavarez 10-2, Pineiro 2-0, Romero 1-1, Timlin 3-0, Papelbon 0-1, Halladay 13-7, Downs 0-0, Marcum 1-1, Frasor 0-2.
Batters faced: Tavarez 21, Pineiro 3, Romero 5, Timlin 4, Papelbon 4, Halladay 29, Downs 1, Marcum 5, Frasor 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Pineiro 1-0, Downs 1-0, Marcum 1-1, Frasor 1-1.
Umpires: HP: Marvin Hudson. 1B: Brian Knight. 2B: Ed Montague. 3B: Bill Miller.
Weather: 68 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:54.
Att: 33,297.

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