It’s not a time to be pointing fingers, he said. It’s pretty obvious where we’re struggling.
The Blue Jays had lost seven of eight before facing the Orioles. The sweep gives Toronto its third four-game winning streak of the season.
The Brewers were also done in by 14 strikeouts, shoddy defense and wasted chances.
Milwaukee left the tying run at third in each of the final two innings. Seranthony Dominguez got Jonathan Villar to ground out to the mound to end the eighth, and Christian Yelich grounded to second for the final out to give Tommy Hunter his first save.
A downpour in the bottom of the first tapered to a drizzle, but with 1 to 2 inches of rain in the forecast, it appeared both managers were preparing for a shortened http://www.officialcardinalsbaseballshop.com/authentic-29-chris-carpenter-jersey.html game.
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It’s been impressive. It really has. To sustain the quality at-bats that he has for this long. That’s why yesterday I gave him a day, said manager Bruce Bochy, who limited Crawford to a pinch-hitting appearance Chris Carpenter Womens Jersey on Saturday.
Crawford admitted he might have cost himself the cycle when he lashed a hit down the left-field line in the eighth and ended up with his second double.
Right when I hit it I was thinking about Sam Gagner Jersey it and I was running hard out of the box and then I saw it was curving pretty hard and I thought it was going to go foul and I slowed up for second, he said. I was a little disappointed in myself.
Derek Holland (4-6), a 10-year veteran facing Washington for the first time, allowed three hits and two walks in five innings as five pitchers combined for the three-hitter. Hunter Strickland pitched the ninth for his 13th save.