Jesse Litsch hurled his 10th quality start of the season on Thursday night. (AP)
By Jordan Bastian / MLB.com
The Jays put together a late rally, scoring twice in the eighth inning, but stranded the tying run on second base with two outs. Toronto got a solid outing, however, from Jesse Litsch, who gave up three runs in 6 2/3 innings.
BATTING 2B: Iwamura 2 (26, Litsch, Litsch). 3B: Gross (3, Litsch). HR:
Floyd, C (10, 3rd inning off Litsch, 0 on, 2 out), Aybar, W (8, 6th inning off Litsch, 0 on, 1 out). TB:
Gross 3; Upton, B 2; Floyd, C 4; Aybar, W 6; Iwamura 4; Riggans. RBI: Floyd, C 2 (27), Aybar, W (21). 2-out
RBI: Floyd, C. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Hinske; Riggans; Baldelli. SF:
Floyd, C. Team RISP: 1-for-6. Team LOB: 8.
BASERUNNING SB: Upton,
B (38, 2nd base off Litsch/Barajas). PO: Upton, B (2nd base by Litsch).
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