J.D. Drew (right) is congratulated on his three-run homer in the eighth. (Brita Meng Outzen/MLB.com)
By Ian Browne / MLB.com
Although they weren't able to beat the Jays to clinch a playoff berth on their own terms, the Red Sox are the AL Wild Card winners thanks to a Rangers loss to the Angels, who will be Boston's first-round opponent. This is the Sox's sixth playoff appearance in the past seven years.
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