Morales hits tiebreaking homer, Blue Jays beat Reds 6-4

Morales hits tiebreaking homer, Blue Jays beat Reds 6-4

DIAMONDBACKS 6, PIRATES 5, 14 inn.: In Pittsburgh, Chris Owings singled home the go-ahead run in the 14th inning and Arizona outlasted Pittsburgh in a game that lasted over four hours and included a 93-minute rain delay.

In the eighth, Morales turned on a pitch from Blake Wood (0-3) for his 10th homer of the year.

Dominic Leone pitched two innings of relief and J.P Howell finished. Over the weekend, fans got to see the return of Troy Tulowitzki and Josh Donaldson, both of whom have been out of game action for an extended period of time.

Toronto has taken the first two games of this series, putting up a 17-2 win on Monday and then a 6-4 win on Tuesday.

Cincinnati Reds first baseman Joey Votto hits a two-run home run against the Toronto Blue Jays during first inning interleague baseball action in Toronto on Wednesday, May 31, 2017.

Happ, activated earlier in the day after a six-week stint on the disabled list with a left elbow injury, pitched four innings and reached his usual low-90s with his fastball. Making his 4th Major League Baseball start, he faced the the minimum the first time through the order, allowing just a single to Morales erased on a ball Justin Smoak smashed, but right at Votto. But Happ otherwise held the line, with clean inning against the bottom of the order in the 2nd and 4th and stranding the bases loaded in the 3rd.

"We had a hard time keeping them in the ballpark", Cincinnati manager Bryan Price said. Martin drove in Morales with a double in the seventh and Travis added an RBI single. With a win in Thursday's opener, they would improve to 27-27, the first time they'd hit the.500 mark all season. It was Cozart's first multihomer game of the season and the third of his career.

We have an AL East showdown at the Rogers Centre on Thursday, as the New York Yankees roll into Toronto to kick off a four game set with the Blue Jays.

Ken Pagan appeared in a Toronto courtroom to face a charge of mischief under $5,000 for tossing a beer can just as Baltimore Orioles' outfielder Hyun Soo Kim was about to catch a fly ball during the seventh inning of the game on October 4, 2016.

"It sure is a different ballgame if we actually get the lead in that situation", Price said.

It may have been Votto's homecoming, but it was another Toronto-born, 2002 draft pick who had a more memorable night.

A man who tossed a beer can onto the field during a dramatic Blue Jays playoff game last fall has pleaded guilty to mischief in connection with the incident. Pagan is due back in court June 28 for sentencing.

An All-State baseball and football player at Faith Academy in Mobile and a baseball standout at Auburn, Donaldson became the ninth Toronto player to hit a home run into the fifth deck.

With some generous help from that non household name - Reds starter Lisalverto Bonilla - and a struggling reliever, Robert Stephenson, the Jays blew this non-contest wide open in the third inning.

Liriano is scheduled to start Friday after being on the DL since May 11 with left shoulder problems. OF Dalton Pompey (concussion) made his first rehab start at Class-A Dunedin. Stroman is looking for his third straight win while he now owns a 5-2 record to go alongside a 3.30 ERA. RHP Mat Latos was released from Triple-A.

Instead, the Blue Jays played better in most phases of the game on their way to an 18-10 May capped off by a sweep of the Cincinnati Reds.

Related Articles

  • AMD releases 'Radeon Pro 500' Series graphics for iMac

    Featuring next-generation Intel Xeon processors up to 18 cores, iMac Pro is created to handle the most demanding pro workflows. The new graphics enables extraordinary computing experiences, gaming and immersive virtual reality (VR) on select models.
    Girl disqualified from soccer game because she looked like a boy

    Girl disqualified from soccer game because she looked like a boy

    Mili, whose skill pushed her up three age groups within the club, said she keeps her hair short because she prefers it that way. So sure was this league president that he not only kicked Mili out of the tournament, but he disqualified her entire team.

    Contractor charged in NSA document leak case

    Releasing classified material without authorisation threatens our nation's security and undermines public faith in government. The Intercept also reportedly shared the postmark on the document they got, revealing it was sent from Winner's home.
  • Gal Gadot was five months pregnant during shooting of 'Wonder Woman'

    Though it's a point to note that most male superhero costumes have them covered from head to toe but Wonder Woman must show skin. This news comes from the same source, THR , who now reports that Jenkins' deal with Warner Bros . was to only direct one film.

    Pakistan pride at stake against South Africa

    Given totals of 300 are now generally regarded as "par" in ODI cricket, Pakistan were clearly on top at the innings break. However, the way they collapsed to 164 all out against India meant the Proteas were still in this game.
    Maricopa County election officials respond to Russian voting vendor hacking

    Maricopa County election officials respond to Russian voting vendor hacking

    He removed the classified material and then he handed it to online news report which hampered the secrecy of the organization. But news of the hack and the local connection to VR has raised concerns, and officials are responding quickly.
  • Project Cars 2 has a release date and E3 2017 trailer

    Project Cars 2 has a release date and E3 2017 trailer

    Based on the trailer, this looks like it could be the ultimate game for fans of every racing discipline on the face of the planet. There's the multi-class action, where players will be able compete in different auto classes from throughout motorsport history.

    Apple unveils an Amazon Echo competitor

    Users will also be available to control smart home products such as connected lighting by speaking to Siri through the HomePod. But Apple was careful to frame it as a product focused on music first - potentially differentiating it from the Echo and Home.
    GOLDMAN SACHS: These 14 underappreciated stocks are set to take off

    GOLDMAN SACHS: These 14 underappreciated stocks are set to take off

    In a statement, Goldman Sachs said it brought the bonds through a secondary broker and did not interact with the Venezuelan government.
  • Green laughs off Magic' comments

    Green laughs off Magic' comments

    But these days, fast-paced play is the norm, while the emphasis on the three-point line has truly revolutionized the game. Well, word of Johnson's bold claim made its way to Warriors forward Draymond Green , who offered a ideal response.
    Manchester United Replace Real Madrid As Most Valuable Club

    Manchester United Replace Real Madrid As Most Valuable Club

    The Europa League victor have generated 60 million pounds more than both Spanish giants Barcelona and Madrid, the Mirror reported. The team's ascension to the top spot is a product of a "powerful brand and marketing acumen", according to Forbes .

    England beat New Zealand to reach Champions Trophy semi-finals

    England have set their sights on ending Australia's Champions Trophy campaign after progressing to the semi-finals. For all that, Taylor and Williamson added 95 in 17 overs and England's disquiet was growing before Williamson fell.