FILE PHOTO: Jul 18, 2021; Buffalo, New York, CAN; Toronto Blue Jays left fielder Lourdes Gurriel Jr. (13) hits a grand slam residence run in the course of the first inning in opposition to the Texas Rangers at Sahlen Area. Obligatory Credit score: Gregory Fisher-USA TODAY Sports activities
July 19, 2021
Lourdes Gurriel Jr. hit his second profession grand slam to guide a four-homer barrage and the Toronto Blue Jays accomplished a doubleheader shutout sweep of the visiting Texas Rangers with a 10-0 victory Sunday afternoon at Buffalo, N.Y.
Randal Grichuk added a two-run residence run and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and George Springer every had solo photographs for the Blue Jays who swept the three-game collection.
The Blue Jays received the primary recreation of the doubleheader 5-0, and took the season collection between the groups 4-2.
Toronto left-hander Steven Matz (8-4) allowed three hits and no walks whereas hanging out two in 5 innings. Texas right-hander Mike Foltynewicz (2-9) allowed 10 runs, eight hits (4 residence runs) and two walks in 1 2/3 innings.
Blue Jays 5, Rangers 0 (Recreation 1)
Danny Jansen hit a solo residence run, left-hander Hyun Jin Ryu pitched seven robust innings and Toronto defeated visiting Texas within the first recreation of a doubleheader in Buffalo.
Ryu (9-5) allowed three hits and one stroll whereas hanging out 4 in pitching the whole recreation.
Texas left-hander Koby Allard (2-7) allowed 5 runs, seven hits and one stroll in 5 1/3 innings. He struck out one.
Yankees 9, Crimson Sox 1
Jameson Taillon pitched successfully into the sixth inning, Gleyber Torres homered for the second straight recreation and host New York beat Boston.
The Yankees beat Boston for the second straight time after dropping the primary seven conferences this season. Taillon (5-4) allowed 4 hits in 5 1/3 innings and received his fourth straight resolution. Taillon struck out three and walked two and threw 56 of his 91 pitches for strikes.
Hunter Renfroe hit an RBI single within the eighth for the Crimson Sox, who misplaced for the sixth time in eight video games.
Phillies 4, Marlins 2 (suspended recreation)
J.T. Realmuto smacked a two-run homer within the tenth inning to elevate Philadelphia to a win in a recreation that was suspended Saturday night time because of rain.
Jose Alvarado (6-0) retired the Marlins so as within the prime of the tenth to start the resumed recreation. With Travis Jankowski at third base and one out, Realmuto hit his ninth homer of the season to proper subject off Yimi Garcia (3-7).
Philadelphia had an opportunity to win the sport 2-0 within the ninth on Saturday night time earlier than Miami’s Jesus Aguilar pulled a 390-foot homer to left, tying the rating. Ranger Suarez allowed the homer. It was the twenty third blown save of the season for the Phillies — two wanting the franchise report.
Rockies 6, Dodgers 5 (10)
Charlie Blackmon hit a two-out solo residence run within the backside of the tenth inning as a part of a two-hit day, two-RBI day, and Colorado beat Los Angeles in Denver.
The Dodgers had grabbed a 5-4 lead within the prime half of the tenth, however the Rockies tied it up when Trevor Story hit a sacrifice fly that drove in Garrett Hampson from third, organising Blackmon’s heroics.
Colorado beginning pitcher Jon Grey allowed two runs on six hits and struck out seven in seven innings. Mychal Givens (3-2) received the win.
Phillies 7, Marlins 4
Philadelphia scored twice within the sixth inning in Sunday’s regularly-scheduled recreation and beat Miami to present them three wins within the four-game collection.
With the rating tied at 4 within the sixth, Philadelphia scored a pair of runs off Miami reliever Anthony Bender (1-1).
With runners on the corners and no outs, Jean Segura broke the impasse with a sacrifice fly to heart. Andrew McCutchen’s grounder to shortstop Miguel Rojas was bobbled, permitting Brad Miller to attain and provides the Phillies a two-run lead.
Padres 10, Nationals 4 (suspended recreation)
Tommy Pham reached base 5 occasions and Fernando Tatis Jr. had 4 hits as visiting San Diego accomplished a 10-4 win over Washington in a recreation suspended after 5 1/2 innings Saturday night time because of a capturing outdoors Nationals Park.
Pham was 3-for-3 with two walks, an RBI and two runs scored. Tatis was 4-for-5 with a double, a stolen base, two runs scored and two RBIs.
Manny Machado had three hits, together with a double, with two RBIs. Jake Cronenworth and Ha-Seong Kim every added two hits and two RBIs, whereas Webster Rivas additionally had two hits.
Nationals 8, Padres 7
Alcides Escobar drove residence Tres Barrera with a one-out single to heart off Padres nearer Mark Melancon with one out within the ninth to present Washington a win over visiting San Diego.
The Padres scored within the prime of the ninth to tie the rating 7-7. Victor Caratini drew a one-out stroll. Pinch-runner Jorge Mateo stole second and third and scored on Trent Grisham’s two-out single off Nationals nearer Brad Hand.
The Padres then loaded the bases on a pair of walks earlier than Hand struck out Manny Machado, who hit a two-run, go-ahead homer an inning earlier off Daniel Hudson.
Mets 7, Pirates 6
Michael Conforto’s two-run residence run within the ninth inning gave visiting New York a comeback win because it averted being swept by Pittsburgh.
Trailing 6-5 after the Pirates scored six in a wild first, Dominic Smith hit a leadoff single in opposition to Richard Rodriguez (4-2). Conforto adopted along with his fourth homer, to heart, to make it 7-6.
Travis Blankenhorn added a three-run homer and Smith an RBI single for the Mets.
Mariners 7, Angels 4
Luis Torrens and Ty France homered as Seattle received for the ninth consecutive time when rookie Logan Gilbert begins, defeating host Los Angeles in Anaheim, Calif. Seattle took two of three video games within the weekend collection.
Torrens hit a solo shot with one out within the prime of the fourth to present the Mariners a 3-0 benefit. France added a three-run shot an inning later to double the lead. The Angels’ Shohei Ohtani hit his main league main thirty fourth residence run of the season within the loss, whereas teammate David Fletcher went 0-for-5 with three strikeouts to snap his hitting streak at 26 video games.
Gilbert (4-2), who misplaced his first two selections, allowed two runs on 4 hits in 5 1/3 innings. The precise-hander walked two and struck out a career-high 9.
Brewers 8, Reds 0
Corbin Burnes recovered from his All-Star Recreation loss by hanging out 12 over a career-high 8 1/3 innings to the assistance visiting Milwaukee full a three-game collection sweep over Cincinnati.
Burnes (5-4) allowed simply 5 hits and got here inside two outs of hurling his first profession full recreation.
After the Reds loaded the bases in opposition to Burnes with one out within the ninth, Angel Perdomo recorded the ultimate two outs to finish the sweep. Earlier than this month, Burnes — who threw 108 pitches — hadn’t pitched into the eighth inning.
Tigers 7, Twins 0
Jonathan Schoop and Jeimer Candelario homered and drove in three runs apiece, Wily Peralta pitched seven robust innings, and host Detroit accomplished a three-game weekend sweep by blanking Minnesota.
Peralta allowed 4 hits and walked 4 whereas recording 4 strikeouts. He was aided by 4 double performs. Buck Farmer and Alex Lange pitched the final two innings to finish the shutout.
Peralta (3-1) has given up only one whole earned run in his final 5 begins.
Rays 7, Braves 5
Yandy Diaz’s two-run homer capped Tampa Bay’s four-run rally within the seventh inning because the Rays opened the second half with a series-clinching victory over Atlanta.
With the guests trailing 4-3, Kevin Kiermaier’s RBI double into the right-field nook despatched residence Joey Wendle after his single. Kiermaier stole third and got here residence on the second of Austin Meadows’ two sacrifice flies.
Diaz slugged his fifth homer following pinch hitter Francisco Mejia’s double for the 7-4 benefit that the membership held behind Collin McHugh and Pete Fairbanks.
White Sox 4, Astros 0
Carlos Rodon struck out 10 batters and allowed just one hit in seven robust innings as Chicago pulled away from visiting Houston.
Rodon (8-3) earned his second straight win and pulled inside one victory of his profession excessive. He issued no walks and threw 68 of 98 pitches for strikes in his first begin since representing the American League within the All-Star Recreation.
Yoan Moncada and Tim Anderson every homered for the White Sox, who took two out of three video games within the weekend collection. Abraham Toro had a single for the Astros’ lone hit, as Houston was shut out for the fourth time this season.
Orioles 5, Royals 0
Matt Harvey produced his longest scoreless outing in virtually three years, because the struggling right-hander blanked Kansas Metropolis over six innings to guide visiting Baltimore to victory.
Ramon Urias had two hits together with the two-run single within the third that produced the sport’s first runs for the Orioles, who received the ultimate two video games of the three-game set to report their first collection win since a three-game sweep of the Houston Astros June 28-30. The Royals have misplaced eight of 10.
Harvey (4-10), whose 7.70 ERA coming into the sport was the best of any pitcher with no less than 70 innings, allowed three hits and walked one whereas hanging out two. It was the primary time he’d gone no less than six scoreless innings since Sept. 14, 2018, when he tossed six scoreless frames for the Cincinnati Reds in opposition to the Chicago Cubs.
Cardinals 2, Giants 1
Paul DeJong homered, Harrison Bader delivered a late, tiebreaking RBI single and Wade LeBlanc yielded a run over 5 innings as St. Louis beat visiting San Francisco within the decisive collection finale.
With the sport tied at 1 within the seventh, Matt Carpenter dropped a ground-rule double into the right-field nook off ex-Cardinal John Brebbia. Two batters later, Bader beat out a check-swing curler to first base that scored pinch runner Jose Rondon from third to place St. Louis forward.
San Francisco managed solely a Darin Ruf homer in opposition to 5 Cardinals pitchers. The Giants drew a pair of walks off St. Louis nearer Alex Reyes within the ninth, however stranded each runners — and left 10 on base for the sport.
Indians 4, Athletics 2
Bradley Zimmer belted All-Star Chris Bassitt’s first pitch of the sport over the fence, Daniel Johnson broke a seventh-inning tie along with his first profession homer and Cleveland used a well-known script to beat host Oakland for the second consecutive day.
Proper-hander Zach Plesac (5-3) mixed with three relievers on a four-hitter, permitting the Indians to report a second straight tight win. Johnson and Amed Rosario collected two hits every for the Indians, who’ve received 5 of their previous six.
Bassitt (10-3) was pulled after the seventh inning, charged with three runs on six hits. He struck out eight and didn’t problem a stroll. It was the righty’s first loss since April 6.
Diamondbacks 6, Cubs 4
Merrill Kelly struck out six in eight innings and didn’t stroll a batter, and Eduardo Escobar hit his twenty first residence run of the season in Arizona’s win over visiting Chicago.
Kelly (6-7) got here near the primary full recreation of his three-year main league profession however was relieved with no outs within the ninth inning after Kris Bryant doubled and Javier Baez introduced Bryant residence with a single.
Joakim Soria retired the primary two batters he confronted earlier than Rafael Ortega hit a double to attain Baez and minimize Arizona’s result in 6-4.
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