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by Epiehl
Rated: E · Article · Sports · #2229889
A recap of last night's Toronto/Baltimore game.
The Toronto Blue Jays surprised the baseball world again last night.

The Jays defeated the Baltimore Orioles 8-7 in extra innings.

The Os' kicked off the scoring in the bottom of the first inning when Anthony Santander hit a two run homer.

Randal Grichuk tied the game at the top of the third inning by hitting a two run homer.

In the bottom of the third inning, Santander put the Os' ahead 3-2 with a solo home run.

At the top of the fifth inning, Grichuk drove in Santiago Espinal and Anthony Alford with a double.

Grichuk finished the night with four RBIs.

Later in the fifth, Travis Shaw made it 7-2 Toronto with a three run homer, however, Baltimore battled back.

In the bottom of the fifth, Chance Sisco hit a two run homer.

Then, Rio Ruiz scored on a sacrifice fly by Renato Nunez.

in the bottom of the seventh inning, Baltimore tied the game when Hanser Alberto singled in Nunez.

At the top of the 10th inning, Shaw scored the winning run on a fielder's choice.

Shaw had three RBIs last night.

Toronto's starting pitcher, Nate Pearson, went four innings, allowing four hits, five earned runs, three walks, and struck out three batters.

Santander went three for four at the plate and had three RBIs.

Os' starter, Wade LeBlanc, went four innings, giving up five hits, five earned runs, two walks, and struck out three batters.
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