Chris Iannetta went 3-for-4 with a three-run homer, and Nolan Arenado also had threehits for the Rockies, who have lost three of four on their homestand and fell to 2-7 in August.
"Any time when you grind and you can help your team win a ballgame, especially against Boston, is definitely uplifting a little bit", he said.
Teoscar Hernandez also had a homer for the Blue Jays (52-62) and Justin Smoak drove in a pair of runs. He singled in the first, tripled in the second, doubled in the fourth, and homered in the ninth as part of a 4-for-4 night.
Betts is joined in the Red Sox lineup by fellow African-American Jackie Bradley Jr., a former star at the University of SC, who is arguably the most spectacular center fielder in baseball, as his catches regularly make the evening's highlights. "He'll take is walks, too".
Wall St. Falls Amid Turkey Woes; Banks, Tech Decline
Oil prices were down slightly as the escalating China-U.S. trade dispute cast doubt on the outlook for crude demand. The tech-heavy index was up 0.33 percent at 7,914.22, a quarter of a percent away from hitting an all-time high.
J.D. Martinez homered for the Red Sox, his major-league-leading 35th of the season.
Meanwhile, Porcello walked the first two batters he faced and it only got worse from there. He is 0-2 despite a 2.29 ERA in three starts against the Red Sox this year. The Blue Jays tied it later in the inning. Haniger, Denard Span and Jean Segura combined for 10 hits and seven RBI with a home run each off Verlander. The two-out hit came after Boston loaded the bases on a leadoff single by Betts, an infield single by Andrew Benintendi and a walk by Xander Bogaerts.
"I'm trying to be competitive and have good at-bats", Smoak said of his streak. Brantley followed with the game-winning single through a drawn-in infield into right field. The last leadoff hitter to do so was Brock Holt, in 2015.
In a season where the Blue Jays starting pitching plans were mostly torn to shreds, Borucki has come on to be a bit of a revelation. Hernandez and Grichuk have homered in consecutive games.
Holt started the sixth with a home run to make it 8-6.
Toronto's Jaime Garcia pitched around a walk in the sixth.
Family of airline worker who crashed stolen plane 'shocked'
Air traffic controllers tried to encourage the man to land before the plane crashed, a recording being shared online reveals. There were no buildings hit and no one was killed or injured on the ground. "I mean, I would hope it is, for a guy like me".
Kavanaugh Confirmation Hearing to Start Sept. 4
Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Kentucky) said Friday that he expected the Senate to confirm Kavanaugh. But Democrats want access to more documents from Kavanaugh's past as a judge and as an official in the George W.
UK's ex-foreign minister to face probe over burqa remarks
He wrote: 'If you tell me that the burka is oppressive, then I am with you. "You should really only apologise for a bad joke". The actor, known for his comedy performances in Mr Bean and Blackadder, said the remarks were amusing .
Bayern Munich should sell Jerome Boateng
Boateng attracted the attention of several clubs this season, including Juventus and United's bitter rivals Manchester City . Bayern are facing last season's cup winners Eintracht Frankfurt this Sunday in the "Supercup".
Season Preview: Liverpool have trophies within reach
Manchester City might not have it all their own way again this season. "I think Liverpool played better than us". The Hammers come to Liverpool hoping to improve on their 13th-place finish in the 2017-2018 season.