Blue Jays Fall To Rays 9-2

Maicer Izturis finished with two hits to earn a game grade of 92.0 (A) but the Blue Jays dropped the game to Tampa Bay, 9-2. The Blue Jays gave up at least two hits to four different Rays in the loss. Toronto posted a batting average of .212 and a wOBA of .237. On the season they have a .344 batting average and .413 wOBA.


R.A. Dickey lasted five innings and slipped to 0-1 on the season after he was knocked around for six runs on five hits with four strikeouts and six walks. the win went to David Price (1-0), who pitched 7 1/3 innings and allowed two runs on six hits with six strikeouts and one walk. Erik Kratz gave a standout performance at the plate for the Blue Jays, going 1 for 1 with a home run, a run, and two RBIs. Izturis also had a good game, going 2 for 3 with a run. Matt Joyce went 2 for 2 with a double, a run, three RBIs, and a walk in the win.

The Blue Jays will go up against the Rays again Tuesday at Tropicana Field at 7:10 PM EDT.


Blue Jays Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
B 83.9 E. Rogers 2.0 0.00 2.00 3 2 1 31
D 63.5 R. Dickey 5.0 10.80 2.20 5 4 6 88
F 56.1 J. Jeffress 1.0 27.00 4.00 3 0 1 35


Blue Jays Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A+ 109.0 E. Kratz PH 1 1 1 1 2 0 0
A 92.0 M. Izturis 2B 3 2 1 0 0 0 0
B 86.0 J. Thole C 2 1 0 0 0 0 0
C 74.7 D. Navarro DH 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
C 73.7 M. Cabrera LF 4 1 0 0 0 0 1
C 73.0 C. Rasmus CF 3 0 0 0 0 1 1
C 72.7 J. Bautista RF 4 1 0 0 0 0 1
C- 71.0 J. Reyes SS 1 0 0 0 0 0 0
D 64.0 R. Goins SS 3 0 0 0 0 0 1
D- 60.0 B. Lawrie 3B 4 0 0 0 0 0 2
F 59.0 E. Encarnacio 1B 4 0 0 0 0 0 3


Rays Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A 94.8 J. Peralta 0.2 0.00 0.00 0 1 0 10
A- 90.4 D. Price 7.1 2.45 0.95 6 6 1 102


Rays Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A 96.6 M. Joyce DH 2 2 1 0 3 1 0
A 96.1 W. Myers RF 5 3 2 0 2 0 2
A- 91.7 E. Longoria 3B 4 2 1 0 1 1 0
A- 91.6 D. Jennings CF 4 2 2 0 0 1 1
B 86.8 B. Zobrist 2B 2 0 2 0 0 3 1
B 86.3 J. Loney 1B 3 1 0 0 1 1 0
C 75.5 D. DeJesus LF 3 0 0 0 0 1 0
C 74.7 Y. Escobar SS 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
F 57.0 J. Molina C 5 0 0 0 0 0 2