‘I could have run away further!’
The Toronto Blue Jays of the American Professional Baseball Major League missed an opportunity to get ahead in the wild card race. They increased their momentum by blowing the whistle for 5 consecutive wins, but were caught by the New York Yankees in the game on the 22nd (Korean time). They were trailed by a half game by the Texas Rangers and Seattle Mariners, who did not have a game on the same day.
Toronto lost 3-5 in an away game against the Yankees on the 22nd. It was completely blocked by Yankees starting pitcher Gerrit Cole. The score was limited until the 7th inning, and 1 point was scored in the 8th inning, but it was too late. Cole allowed only 2 hits and 1 run in 8 innings, and struck out 9 batters.
Jose Berrios,바카라사이트 who appeared as a starting pitcher, struggled, allowing 7 hits and 4 runs in 5.2 innings. He was shaken by allowing 3 runs, including a home run in the bottom of the 1st inning, and gave up 1 more run in the bottom of the 6th inning and was kicked out. It was their 11th loss (11 wins) of the season. The batters were unable to use their power, recording only 4 hits until the 9th inning.
Toronto, which ended its five-game winning streak by losing to the Yankees, finished with 85 wins and 68 losses. Maintained 3rd place in the American League East Division. They were unable to widen the gap with Texas and Seattle (84 wins, 68 losses), tied for second place in the American League West Division, which took a break that day. They missed the opportunity to escape by 1.5 games and were pressured by half a game. They uneasily maintained second place in the American League wild card rankings.
Toronto, which is engaged in a fierce wild card battle at the end of the season, is missing out on opportunities that could greatly increase its chances of advancing to the fall festival. Recently, they faced a crisis as they lost all four games against Texas. They were on the rise with 3 consecutive wins over the Boston Red Sox and 2 consecutive wins over the Yankees. However, Texas and Seattle lost some time as they failed to add wins on the day off.
Starting on the 23rd, they will begin a three-game away game against the Tampa Bay Rays. It is a burden because Tampa Bay has a solid base and is working hard to come from behind to win the American League East Division. ‘Korean Monster’ Ryu Hyun-jin will try again for his 4th win of the season by starting on the 24th.
Texas and Seattle will face off from the 23rd to the 25th. A fateful three-game series will take place at Texas’ home. A very important match is held to advance to the fall festival.