Blue Jays score franchise-record 28 runs in blowout win vs. Red Sox, nearly tying modern MLB mark

Toronto received at least two hits from every starter, including six from Lourdes Gurriel Jr The Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Boston

Red Sox, 28-five, (field rating) on Friday night time, and each clubs installed franchise data for runs scored and allowed. The Blue Jays

additionally tied for the fifth-maximum runs plated in a Major League Baseball everyday-season contest considering 1901, according to Baseball Reference.

The present day file nevertheless belongs to the 2007 Texas Rangers, who defeated the Baltimore Orioles with the aid of a 30-3 mark

on August 22, 2007. Nevertheless, the Blue Jays gave those Rangers a run for his or her money. Indeed, Toronto did much of its harm during

an 11-run 5th inning that saw the Blue Jays make bigger their lead from 14-3 to twenty-five-3 Here's 4 other matters to approximately Friday 

night time's biggest boat race 1. Gurriel ties report with six hits Left fielder Lourdes Gurriel Jr. Turned into considered one of Toronto's

standout performers on Friday. He went 6-for-7 on the night, tying the Blue Jays' franchise report for the most hits in a unmarried recreation.

Frank Catalanotto had additionally notched six hits in 2004 Gurriel additionally made himself a fruit cocktail for the duration of the game:

Gurriel drove in 5 runs on his six hits, with five of these coming as singles. He also introduced his 24th double of the season.

Believe it or not -- and given the very last rating, it is pretty plausible -- Gurriel did no longer lead the Blue Jays in runs batted in on Friday.

That honor became as an alternative shared by way of Danny Jansen, who homered twice, and Raimel Tapia, who every drove in six.

2. Tapia information inner-the-park grand slam You read that efficiently. Tapia recorded the first inner-the-park grand slam inside