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by Epiehl
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A recap of last night's Toronto/Cleveland Game One.
A cold, rainy night did not hurt the Toronto last night as the Blue Jays hammered the Cleveland Indians 11-2.

Unfortunately, the game had to be stopped after six and half innings due to the weather.

"It, (the weather), was nasty," said Charlie Montoyo at the postgame press conference.

The Indians scored their two runs in the bottom of the first inning when Eddie Rosario hit a two run single.

It was all Toronto from there.

At the top of the second inning, Randal Grichuk scored on a routine groundout.

Then, the Jays tied the game 2-2 when Danny Jansen drove in Bo Bichette with a double.

In the top of the third inning, Toronto went ahead 3-2 when Grichuk drove in Bichette with a double.

Lourdes Gurriel Jr. drove in Grichuk with a double.

Later in the third, Joe Panik put the Jays up 6-2 with a two run homer.

At the top of the fifth inning, Gurriel Jr. hit a two run double.

Then, Panik drove in Gurriel Jr. with a single.

At the top of the sixth inning, Santiago Espinal hit a two run double.

Panik went four for four and had three RBIs.

Jay's starting pitcher, Hyun-Jin Ryu went five innings, allowing four hits, two earned runs, two walks, and struck out six batters.

Rosario had two RBIs.

Cleveland's starting pitcher, Eli Morgan went just 2.2 innings, allowing eight hits, six earned runs, two walks, and struck out a batter.

Game Two is later this afternoon.
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