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by Epiehl
Rated: E · Article · Sports · #2255963
A recap of last night's Cleveland/Toronto Game Three.
George Springer had a four hit night in a 8-6 Toronto Blue Jay's win over the Cleveland Indians.

Springer hit a lead off home run in the bottom of the first inning.

The Jays scored four runs in the bottom of the first.

Springer also hit a two run double in the bottom of the third inning.

Springer went four for five at the plate and had three RBIs.

Toronto's Reese McGuire hit a RBI double in the bottom of third.

At the end of the third, Toronto was up 8-0.

Jay's starting pitcher, Steven Matz pitched six shut out innings, striking out eight batters.

The Indians, however, rallied back in the late innings.

Cleveland scored four runs at the top of the eighth inning to make it a 8-4 game.

At the top of the ninth inning, Jose Ramirez and Oscar Mercado hit solo home runs.

Mercado went four for five at the plate.

Cleveland's Owen Miller had three RBIs.

Cleveland's starting pitcher, J.C. Mejia lasted just 2.1 innings, allowing seven hits and eight earned runs.

Mejia now has a record of 1-7 and an earned run average of 9.24.

The series finale is tonight.

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