George Springer broke a scoreless tie with a pinch-hit RBI single in the seventh inning, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-1 on Wednesday behind a stellar effort by Ross Stripling.
Toronto snapped a five-game losing streak against Baltimore and won for the third time in 11 games. It broke through against the Orioles’ bullpen after Stripling carried a perfect game into the seventh.
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Baltimore could have moved into an AL wild-card spot with a win. The Orioles are 10-5 in August.
Yimi Garcia (2-4) got two outs for the win. Joey Krehbiel (4-4) was charged with the loss.