A recap of last night's Toronto/Minnesota game.
|Teoscar Hernandez was the hero last night for the Toronto Blue Jays at Target Field in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
Down 3-2 at the top of the eighth inning, Hernandez hit a three run homer and helped the Jays to a 5-3 win over the Minnesota Twins.
The Blue Jays scored first at the top of the fourth inning when Justin Smoak drove in Alen Hanson with a sacrifice fly.
Unfortunately, in the bottom of the fourth, C.J. Cron hit a three run homers to put the Twins ahead 3-1.
There was no more scoring until the top of the eighth inning.
Smoak drove in Freddie Galvis with a RBI single.
Hernandez went three for four at the plate and had three RBIs.
Jay's starting pitcher, Matt Shoemaker, went six innings, giving up four hits, three earned runs, four walks, and struck out four batters.
Minnesota's Jorge Polanco went three for three at the plate.
Cron had three RBIs last night.
Twin's starter, Martin Perez, also went six innings, giving up seven hits, an earned run, two walks, and struck five batters.
Preview: Jays Verses Twins Game Two
Tonight 7:40 p.m. EDT.
Target Field, Minneapolis, Minnesota.
TOR: Aaron Sanchez - 1-1.
MIN: Kyle Gibson - 0-0.
The Blue Jays are going to try to get back to back wins tonight.
This is Sanchez's fourth start of the season.
Sanchez has yet to surrender a home run this season.
Gibson is struggling this season with a 7.71 earned run average.