Jorge De La Rosa had a couple of bad breaks, including an error, which caused him to struggle in a loss to the Blue Jays. He gave up four earned runs over 5 2/3 innings. David DeJesus connected for his second home run of the season as the Royals tried to mount a comeback.
Gustavo Chacin was effective in a five-inning stint as the Blue Jays took the rubber game in their series with Kansas City. Troy Glaus powered the offense with a home run and a double. B.J. Ryan made short work of KC's lineup in the ninth, earning his third save of the season.
BATTING 2B: Glaus (1, De La Rosa), Wells (4, De La Rosa), Rios (3, De La Rosa), Johnson (2, De La Rosa), Hill (5, Wellemeyer), Clayton (4, Riske). HR: Glaus (2, 6th inning off De La Rosa, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Johnson 2; Overbay; Wells 2; Thomas; Glaus 6; Rios 2; Hill 4; Clayton 3. RBI: Hill 3 (9), Rios 2 (5), Glaus (5). 2-out RBI: Hill 3. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Zaun 3; Johnson; McDonald 2. Team LOB: 10.