American League Game Summary - Toronto at Baltimore|
(Saturday, April 12th)
Final Score: Baltimore 2, Toronto 1 (12 innings)
Baltimore, MD (SportsNetwork.com) - David Lough's RBI single in the bottom of
the 12th inning sent Baltimore past Toronto, 2-1, in the second of three
between the teams from Camden Yards.
After J.J. Hardy flied out against Todd Redmond (0-1), Steve Lombardozzi
stroked a ball into the gap in right center and raced all the way to third.
Lough followed by slicing a pitch to left field to plate the winning run.
The hit made a winner of Zach Britton (2-0), who tossed two scoreless relief
Jonathan Schoop knocked in the other run for the Orioles, who shook off a loss
in Friday's opener to win for the fourth time in six overall.
Colby Rasmus' two-out, homer in the ninth stood as the lone production for the
Blue Jays, who have lost two of three.
Baltimore finally broke through in the seventh against Neil Wagner. Lough kept
the inning alive with a two-out base hit then raced all the way home when
Schoop followed with a double to right.
Evan Meek walked Jose Bautista with two down in the eighth, but retired Edwin
Encarnacion on a fielder's choice grounder to third.
Rasmus took Tommy Hunter deep a game-tying blast to center.
Toronto had runners on the corners with two out in the 10th, but Darren O'Day
got Encarnacion on a fly out.
Lough, Lombardozzi and Nick Markakis all had two hits for Baltimore ... Melky
Cabrera was the lone Blue Jay with more than one hit ... O's starter Bud
Norris worked seven scoreless innings, giving up five hits and three walks
with four strikeouts ... Jays hurler Drew Hutchison allowed four hits and
walked two while fanning five over six scoreless frames.
04/12 23:09:46 ET