Bird Fighting

Game 1 : Blue Jays 5, Orioles 4 (10 innings) – Randal Grichuck hits a walk off 2-run homer (#9) in the bottom of the 10th as the Blue Jays take the opening game. Vladimir Guerrero Jr homers (#5) & scores on a wild pitch, Toescar Hernandez homers (#12) & Hyun-Jin Ryu goes 6 solid innings for the Jays. Ryan Mountcastle has 2 hits & drives in a run & Renato Nunez homers (#7) for the Orioles in the loss.

Bal (14-17) Tor (16-14)

WP : Dolis (1-1)
LP : Sulser (1-3)

Game 2 : Blue Jays 5, Orioles 0 – Tijuan Walker pitches 6 shutout innings in his Blue Jays debut, he allows just 4 hits, walks 3 & strikes out 4. Vladimir Guerrero Jr & Cavan Biggio each add 2-run singles for the Blue Jays in the shutout win. Anthony Santander & Jose Iglesias have 2 hits each for Baltimore who drops to 0-5 against Toronto this season.

Bal (14-18) Tor (17-14)

WP : Walker (3-2)
LP : Cobb (1-3)

Game 3 : Blue Jays 6, Orioles 5 – Toescar Hernandez singles in the bottom of the 9th to bring home the tying & game winning runs as the Blue Jays walk it off again against the O’s. Cavan Biggio, Randal Grichuck, Vladimir Guerrero Jr & Rowdy Tellez each drive in a run a piece for the Blue Jays. Ryan Mountcastle homers twice (#1 & #2) for his first 2 career homeruns & Pedro Severino adds another on an RBI single for the O’s who have now lost 6 in row against the Jays this season.

Bal (14-19) Tor (18-14)

WP : Bass (2-1)
LP : Sulser (1-4)

Game 4 : Orioles 4, Blue Jays 3 (11 innings) – Jose Iglesias & Bryan Holaday each double in a run in the top of the 11th, Iglesias drives in 2 & also throws out the tying run @ homeplate in the bottom of the 11th. Keegan Akin goes 4+ shutout innings in his 1st major league start, as the Orioles hang on in extras to avoid the sweep & beat the Blue Jays for the first time this season. Lourdes Guirrel Jr has 3 hits & drives in a run for Toronto, but is also thrown out @ home to end the game.

Bal (15-19) Tor (18-15)

WP : Valdez (1-0)
LP : Bass (2-2)

The Orioles play 2 extra inning games & nearly take 3 out of 4, despite losing 3 out of 4 in a hard fought 4 game series. The O’s now head home to host the New York Mets.

GO O’S!!

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