Shaun Marcum fell one out short of a complete game. (Aaron Harris/AP)
By Jordan Bastian / MLB.com
Shaun Marcum struck out nine and allowed just four hits as the Jays defeated the Rays on Wednesday night for their sixth win in seven games. A five-run eighth was highlighted by a Scott Rolen two-run homer to supply the offense for the Jays.
BATTING 2B: Upton, B (7, Marcum). TB: Upton, B 2; Crawford, C; Navarro, D;
Iwamura. RBI: Upton, B 2 (24). 2-out RBI: Upton, B 2. Runners
left in scoring position, 2 out: Pena, C 2. Team RISP: 1-for-3. Team LOB: 2.
Upton, B (6, 2nd base off Marcum/Barajas).
FIELDING Outfield assists: Crawford, C
(Barajas at 3rd base). DP: 2 (Bartlett-Iwamura-Pena, C 2).
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