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by Epiehl
Rated: E · Article · Sports · #2251040
A recap of yesterday's Tampa Bay/Toronto Game Three.
The bullpen failed again for Toronto as the Blue Jays were defeated 6-4 by the Tampa Bay Rays yesterday afternoon.

Jay's manager, Charlie Montoyo told his team after the yesterday's game not to get too discourage because Tampa is a really good team right now.

"Everything is going their, (Tampa's) way," said Montoyo at the postgame press conference.

Manuel Margot drove in Randy Arozarena with a single at the top of the first inning to put the Rays up 1-0.

In the bottom of the fourth inning, Teoscar Hernandez tied the game with a solo home run.

At the top of the fifth inning, Tampa went ahead 2-1 when Francisco Mejia hit a solo home run.

The Jays tied the game again when Hernandez drove in Bo Bichette with a single.

In the bottom of the eighth inning, Randal Grichuk hit a two run homer.

The bullpen failed again for the Jays at the top of the ninth inning.

First, Brett Phillips drove in Ji-Man Choi with a single.

Then, the Jays walked in three runs.

Margot went two for four at the plate and had two RBIs.

Ray's starting pitcher, Michael Wacha went two innings, allowing a hit, no earned runs, no walks, and struck out a batter.

Hernandez went three for four at the plate and had two RBIs.

Jay's starting pitcher, Hyun-Jin Ryu went 6.2 innings, allowing eight hits, two earned runs, a walk, and struck out seven batters.
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