The Red Sox started this four-game series by wiping out deficits of 3-0 and 5-1, providing the latest example of their collective resilience. We were behind, but we never felt it was out of hand,” Boston manager Alex Cora said. We were a few at-bats away from doing a few things.
Condensed Game: Christian Arroyo belted a dramatic game-tying home run in the 6th and Alex Verdugo walked it off in the 9th as Boston wins
Richards walked the first batter of the game, and then after getting an out he gave up a rocket of a single to Valdimir Guerrero Jr. before Teoscar Hernández smacked one of his own, giving Toronto the 1-0 lead. They’d get another single after that — and while these were three singles, they were all hit very hard — but then Richards did his thing to get out of the inning without another run.