Even after investing 131 million dollars (approximately 175.5 billion won), we have to watch the game with trepidation. Toronto Blue Jays right-hander Jose Berrios showed ups and downs again and failed to give the bench confidence.

Berrios 안전놀이터started on the 2nd (hereinafter Korean time) in the first game of the 4-game away game against the Boston Red Sox in the 2023 Major League Baseball held at Fenway Park in Boston, Massachusetts, USA, and gave up 5 runs with 11 hits (2 home runs) in 5⅓ innings and 5 ⅓ innings. It ended in a no-decision. 

He was shaken from the first inning when the match was 0-0. Alex Verdugo-Yoshida Masataka, after hitting doubles in a row by the table setter and conceding the first run, dedicated an RBI right-time hit to Justin Turner. Afterwards, Rafael Devers walked on base and went to first and second base, but he struck out Jaron Duran, third baseman Kike Hernandez, and Triston Casas struck out again and did not concede any additional runs. 

From the 2nd to the 5th, leading 3-2, he was in danger every inning, but he showed off his management skills. In the 2nd inning, leader Emmanuel Valdez hit and stolen bases, and Verdugo and Yoshida with 1 out and 2nd base were driven in succession. returned the ball to the grounder. In the 4th inning, 1 out 1 base, he caught Buduro with a double hit, and in the 5th inning, 1 out 1 base, he caught Debus with a double stroke. 

In the 6th inning, which still led 3-2, it collapsed. After meeting leader Duran and allowing a solo home run to tie the score in the middle of the month, Casas walked and was hit with a painful two-run four by 1st baseman Valdes. Against Duran, the slub went flat, and against Valdez, the 94.8 mile four-seam fastball thrown from 1B-1S was driven to the center. 

Berios, who continued to shake after being hit by Liz Maguire, was replaced by Tim Maya and unfortunately finished the game. 93 pitches. After 11 hits and 5 runs, the average ERA soared from 4.71 to 5.29.

After a sluggish ERA of 7.98 in the first three games of the season, Berrios achieved consecutive quality start pluses against Houston on April 20 and against the Chicago White Sox on the 26th. As a result, expectations were raised for the game that day, but it was shaken again with 5 runs, and the ups and downs controversy could not be erased. 

Berrios moved from Minnesota to Toronto at the trade deadline in late July 2021. Afterwards, the contract was extended for 7 years and 131 million dollars prior to the 2022 season, but the first year was 12-7 with an ERA of 5.23 in 32 games.

Meanwhile, Toronto lost its second game in a row as Jordan Romano allowed a walk-off home run to Alex Verdugo in the last ninth inning against Toronto 5-5.

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