Clay Buchholz was wild and got rocked early.
Junichi Tazawa was awful, letting up 4 hits and recording only one out.
The Blue Jays homered off of Koji Uehara in the 9th.
So naturally the Red Sox won!
The Giants and A’s results were just as bonkers.a and being totally nuts.
Time to update the Dodged Bullet – Teeth Grinder Tally.
An explanation of what this is all about can be found HERE.
GIANTS DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally
Linecum looked awful and the first 13 Giants were retired. Then Pence sparked a 4 run 5th and the bullpen shut down Cleveland as San Francisco won, 5-3. DODGED BULLET
10 Dodged Bullets 7 Teeth Grinders
TOTAL: + 3
A’S DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally
A’s go up 2-0 in the first and score 3 in the 9th. Somehow the Astros rally in the 8th and hold on to a 7-6 final. TEETH GRINDER.
10 Dodged Bullets 8 Teeth Grinders
RED SOX DODGED BULLET – TEETH GRINDER Tally
Clay Buchholz put the Red Sox in an early 3-0 hole. But A.J. Pierzynski hit a grand slam and the Sox survived late rallies to win 7-6 in Toronto. DODGED BULLET
9 Dodged Bullets 9 Teeth Grinders
If all three teams win today, they all win their series! That isn’t too much to ask for, is it?