Toronto 7, Seattle 0

Boxscore | Recap
Saturday, April 28, 2012 4:07 PM
Location - Rogers Centre
Temperature - Indoors
Umpires - Home Plate - Manny Gonzalez, First Base - Victor Carapazza, Second Base - Gerry Davis, Third Base - Greg Gibson,
Attendance - 30765

Final Scoring Summary

Final 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 X R H E
Seattle 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 6 1
Toronto 0 0 3 0 0 0 0 4 7 10 1

Team Records

Team W/L Home Away Streak
Seattle 11-11 3-6 8-5 L1
Toronto 11-10 5-6 6-4 W1

Recap


Blue Jays 7, Mariners 0:
Brandon Morrow pitched six shutout innings and Edwin Encarnacion knocked in five runs, including a grand slam in the eighth inning, as Toronto defeated visiting Seattle to snap a four-game losing streak.
 
Morrow (2-1) struck out a season-high nine, scattering five hits against the Mariners, who saw their four-game win streak end.
 
Encarnacion also had a sacrifice fly in a three-run third inning and has a team-leading 19 RBIs. Adam Lind, who was 4-for-27 with no RBIs the last eight games, also doubled home a run in the third.
 
Seattle had two runners on with one out in the fifth, but Morrow struck out Brendan Ryan and got Chone Figgins on a ground out to end the inning. Morrow also struck out Jesus Montero with two on and two out in the sixth.
 
Mariners starter Kevin Milwood (0-2) allowed seven hits and three runs over seven innings. Millwood dropped to 2-8 lifetime against the Jays.
 
GAME NOTEBOOK:
Toronto slugger Jose Bautista earned his 10th RBI on a fielder’s choice grounder that was booted, but is hitting .187. … Seattle’s Michael Saunders had four extra-base hits the first 17 games and has five the last five, including a double on Saturday. …Toronto has beaten Seattle nine of the last 11 games at home.

Top Game Performances

Starting Pitchers
Seattle   Toronto
Kevin Millwood Player Brandon Morrow
Loss W/L Win
7.0 IP 6.0
4 Strikeouts 9
7 Hits 5
1.29 ERA 0.00
Hitting
Seattle   Toronto
Kyle Seager Player Edwin Encarnacion
2 Hits 2
0 RBI 5
0 HR 1
3 TB 6
.667 Avg .667

Team Stats Summary

Team Hits HR TB Avg LOB K RBI BB SB Errors
Seattle 6 0 8 .176 17 13 0 1 0 1
Toronto 10 1 16 .323 10 6 7 3 0 1

Upcoming Games

  • Toronto will play their next game at home against Seattle. The Blue Jays have a W/L % of .636 after a win and .400 after a loss.
  • Seattle will play their next game on the road against Toronto. The Mariners have a W/L % of .500 after a win and .500 after a loss.