Jays Sweep Mini Series

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A recap of last night's Miami/Toronto Game Two.

A sacrifice fly in the bottom of the ninth inning helped the Toronto Blue Jays defeat the Miami Marlins 6-5 and sweep the two game mini series.

"Great, great game," said Jay's manager, Charlie Montoyo at the postgame press conference.

The Marlins scored first when Corey Dickerson hit a solo home run at the top of the second inning,

In the bottom of the second, Randal Grichuk tied the game with a solo home run.

The Marlins went ahead 3-1 at the top of the third inning when Jazz Chisholm Jr. hit a two run homer.

Later in the inning, Jesus Aguliar hit a solo home run.

In the bottom of the fourth inning, Grichuk hit another solo home run.

At the top of the seventh inning, Starling Marte hit a solo home run to put the Marlins up 5-2.

In the bottom of the seventh, Marcus Semien scored on an error.

In the bottom of the ninth inning, Bo Bichette tied the game 5-5 with a two run triple.

Then, Vladmir Guerrero Jr. scored on a sacrifice fly by Joe Panik to win the game for Toronto.

Grichuk went two for five at the plate and had two RBIs.

Jay's starting pitcher, Alek Monoah didn't have the outing he had the last time he was on the mound.

Monoah went just 3.1 innings, allowing four hits, four earned runs, three walks, and struck out five batters.

Dickerson went two for four at the plate and had a RBI.

Marlin's starting pitcher, Pablo Lopez Jr. went four innings, allowing five hits, two earned runs, a walk, and struck out nine batters.

Toronto has a day of rest before kicking off a three game series against the Houston Astros tomorrow night.


Submitted: June 03, 2021

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