Vladimir Guerrero Jr. adopted up his breakout All-Star Recreation with two homers, and the Toronto Blue Jays powered previous the Texas Rangers 10-2 on Friday night time.
Guerrero, named the All-Star MVP on Tuesday night time, linked off Texas starter Jordan Lyles within the first inning to make it 1-Zero and added a three-run blast within the sixth in opposition to Dennis Santana, his 30th of the season. That led to chants of “M-V-P!” from the group of 10,100 because the Blue Jays opened their last stretch of video games of their momentary Buffalo residence. The group acquired approval from the Canadian authorities on Friday to return to Toronto for the homestand that begins July 30.
Ray (8-4), who took a no-hitter into the seventh inning on Sunday at Tampa Bay, allowed 4 hits and two walks whereas placing out eight. Semien, Hernandez, and Grichuk all homered within the third for the Blue Jays, who gained consecutive video games for the primary time since July 2-3.
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Eli White had a two-run homer within the ninth for the Rangers, who dropped their third straight and have misplaced six of eight. Lyles (5-6) went 4 innings and allowed 4 residence runs for the second time in his profession, with each situations coming in his final six appearances.
Earlier than the sport, Toronto supervisor Charlie Montoyo stated he was desirous to return to Rogers Centre for the primary time since 2019.
“Though Buffalo’s been nice to us, and we admire every part the town and the followers have completed in making us really feel at residence, in fact we’re hoping to go to Toronto and play in entrance of our followers,” he stated.