Scott Richmond struck out seven and walked five in seven frames Tuesday. (Darren Calabrese/AP)
By Jordan Bastian / MLB.com
The Jays just couldn't push across the big run when they needed to, going 0-for-4 with runners in scoring position while stranding five runners on base. Aaron Hill had the Jays' lone extra-base hit, a double in the fifth inning. Scott Richmond pitched well but allowed three solo home runs.
BATTING 2B: Bartlett (16, Richmond), Pena, C (17, Carlson). HR: Upton, B (7,
1st inning off Richmond, 0 on, 0 out), Crawford, C (8, 3rd inning off Richmond, 0 on, 1 out), Aybar, W (7, 6th inning off
Richmond, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Bartlett 2; Upton, B 4; Crawford, C 5; Pena, C 2; Zobrist; Aybar, W 6. RBI:
Upton, B (31), Crawford, C (38), Aybar, W (25), Zobrist (46). Runners left in scoring position, 2 out:
Navarro, D 2; Bartlett 3; Pena, C. SF: Zobrist. GIDP: Crawford, C. Team
RISP: 0-for-6. Team LOB: 9.
BASERUNNING CS: Crawford, C (7, 2nd base by Richmond/Chavez,
R). PO: Zobrist (2nd base by Richmond).
a-Walked for Adams, R in the 9th. b-Flied out for Chavez, R in the 9th.
BATTING 2B: Hill, A (13, Garza, M). TB: Lind 2; Chavez, R; Wells, V; Rios,
A; Rolen; Hill, A 3. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Rolen; Wells, V 2; Overbay. GIDP:
Overbay. Team RISP: 0-for-7. Team LOB: 9.
FIELDING DP: (Overbay-Scutaro). Pickoffs:
Richmond (Zobrist at 2nd base).
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