Jays Sweep The Braves

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A recap of yesterday's Atlanta/Toronto Game Three.

The Toronto Blue Jays completed the sweep of the weekend series against the Atlanta Braves yesterday, winning 7-2.

"I'm really happy with everybody's performance," said Jay's manager, Charlie Montoyo at yesterday's postgame press conference.

The Brave scored first at the top of the second inning when William Contreras drove in Ozzie Albies with a single.

The Jays tied the game in the bottom of the second when Danny Jansen drove in Randal Grichuk with a single.

The Jays went ahead 3-1 in the bottom of the third inning when Marcus Semien hit a two run double.

Bo Bichette drove in Jansen with a double in the bottom of the fourth inning.

At the top of the fifth inning, Austin Riley scored on a sacrifice fly by Ronald Acuna.

In the bottom of the eighth inning, Semien hit a two run homer.

Semien went two for four at the plate and had four RBIs.

Marcus Semien

Later in the eighth inning, Joe Panik drove in Lourdes Gurriel Jr. with a double.

Jay's starting pitcher, Ross Stripling went 4.1 innings, allowing five hits, two earned runs, a walk, and struck out four batters.

Riley went four for four at the plate.

Brave's starting pitcher, Ian Anderson went four innings, allowing six hits, four earned runs, two walks, and struck out five batters.

The Jays are in Oakland tonight to kick off a four game series against the Athletics. 

Submitted: May 03, 2021

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