A.J. Burnett vs R.A. Dickey Tilt Ends in Toronto 12-6 Win
|A.J. Burnett vs R.A. Dickey Tilt Ends in Toronto 12-6 Win|
Philadelphia pitchers gave up 2 home runs to Edwin Encarnacion and it cost them dearly in a 12-6 loss on Thursday at Rogers Centre.
The Blue Jays were a -143 favorite in the win. The combined score went OVER the total, which closed at 9.5.
Toronto got 6 1/3 innings from R.A. Dickey , who gave up 3 earned runs on 7 hits, while striking out 8. He earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 3 RBIs from Edwin Encarnacion in the win.
Philadelphia's starting pitcher A.J. Burnett worked 6 innings, giving up 9 hits and 6 earned runs while striking out 4 in the loss. They got 2 hits from Jimmy Rollins in a losing cause.
Toronto enjoyed an edge at the plate with a 13-10 advantage in hits.
Toronto looks to continue its winning ways next game with a battle against Los Angeles. Philadelphia will aim to get back on the winning track at New York.