He Means Business

Orioles 4, Blue Jays 2 : He Means Business – John Means ties a season high w/ 7 strikeouts to earn his 6th win & the offense scores all 4 runs on doubles as the O’s take the series opener @ home. Trey Mancini doubles home Anthony Santander & scores on a double by Chance Sisco to put the O’s ahead for good against Jays starter Trent Thornton in the 3rd. Santander has 3 hits, including a double to score Jonathan Villar in the 4th & Villar adds an RBI double to score Stevie Wilkerson, adding some insurance in the 8th. Eric Sogard homers to lead off the game (#6) for Toronto who has now scored 2 runs or fewer in 5 straight games for the first time since 2014, losing all 5 & has also dropped 11 of their last 13. Game 2 is tonight as Baltimore will look to win back to back games for the first time since May 4-6 & a series for the first time since April 22-24.
Bal (21-45) Tor (23-43)
WP : Means (6-4)
LP : Thornton (1-5)
S : Givens (6).
GO O’S!!