Blue Jays hold off Reds

Blue Jays hold off Reds

Rod Barajas went 2-for-4 with a dinger and two runs batted in, as the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Cincinnati Reds 7-5 on Tuesday night.

Toronto won as -145 home favorites as the game played OVER the 9-run total listed by sportsbooks.

Marco Scutaro had a two-run homer for the Blue Jays, while winning pitcher Brian Tallet tossed six shutout innings for Toronto.

Jay Bruce knocked in two runs for Cincinnati, as Micah Owings was tagged for six runs over 5 2-3 innings to take the loss for the Reds.