Xander Bogaerts extended his hitting streak to 21 games Saturday by ripping a solo homer to left field to lead off the fourth inning here at Rogers Centre.

He hit a 90 mph cutter on an 0-2 delivery from Blue Jays ace Marcus Stroman.

The Red Sox lead 7-3 here in the sixth inning.

Bogaerts has six homers this year. He had seven all of last year.