Meadows drives in 3, Rays stay alive by routing Jays 11-3
4 monthes ago - By Saint Louis Today
TORONTO - Austin Meadows drove in three runs, Tommy Pham reached base three times and had two RBIs and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 11-3 on Friday night to keep their postseason hopes alive.
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Meadows leads Rays, who keep WC hopes alive
4 monthes ago - By MLB
Austin Meadows helped lead the charge for the Rays during their 11-3 victory over the Blue Jays on Friday night at Rogers Centre. Tampa Bay collected 15 hits as a unit, finishing the night 8-for-21 with runners in scoring position. Blue Jays shortstop Lourdes Gurriel Jr. homered twice for the second multihomer game of his career, coinciding with a two-homer night from his brother, Yuli, who plays for the Astros, which makes the duo the first pair of brothers to hit multiple home runs on the same day.
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Pinch hitter Austin Meadows leads Tampa Bay Rays past Toronto Blue Jays 11-3
4 monthes ago - By National Post
TORONTO - Pinch hitter Austin Meadows had a pair of RBI singles as the Tampa Bay Rays rolled past the Toronto Blue Jays 11-3 on Friday.
Tommy Pham tripled and drove in two runs for Tampa Bay (86-67), while speedy outfielder Mallex Smith doubled in a run and scored twice himself.
Diego Castillo pitched one inning, giving up Gurriel's homer, before getting pulled. Normally a reliever, Castillo's start was part of a starter-by-committee approach the Rays have used all season.
Jalen Beeks (5-1) gave up two runs in his three innings of work, but earned the win before Adam Kolarek, Hunter Wood...
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