Toronto Blue Jays lose final series to Texas Rangers

Arlington, Texas (AP) – Martin Perez One action allowed in six rounds, Adolis Garcia netted for the second game in a row and the Texas Rangers beat the Toronto Blue Jays 4-1 on Sunday afternoon.

The Blue Jays are heading home after an 8-2 run to play five games in four days against another wild card team, Tampa Bay. Meanwhile, the Rangers snapped a three-game losing streak.

It was a great road trip,” said Blue Jays interim manager John Schneider. “I really like where we are as a group.”

Perez (11-6) ended his personal two-game losing streak, equaling his longest streak of the season. He delivered six hits, hit seven and walked twice. Toronto went 0 for 7 with the runners in the scoring position against him as he lowered his ERA to 2.77.

“I don’t think about numbers, I don’t think about ‘winning the match myself,'” Perez said. “I only think of winning the match as a teammate.”

Garcia fired a fastball down the left line into the second set of Yusei Kikuchi, second of five loyalists to Jays, on the 24th of the season. This is the fifth time this season that he has participated in consecutive matches, and the first time since July 24-25.

Liudi Taveras Homer hit solo for Texas in the eighth inning.

Joseph Leclerc He presented the ninth game without goals to stop it for the fourth time in four chances.

Texas snatched a 1–0 first-half lead from Trevor Richards (3-2), the Jays’ opener for the Bulls’ game. Richards hit lead paste Marcus Simin, the only hitter who retired. Nathaniel Lowe Double the House Cory SeegerRichards left after 26 pitches with the bases loaded.

Tuscar Hernandezwho returned to Toronto’s active roster of paternity roster, went 2 for 3 with double the sixth inning scored Bo Bechet.

David Phelps All four hitters he encountered retired, the first of three Jays hitters to throw the closing ball.

Phelps is looking forward to the home games this week against Tampa Bay and Baltimore.

“We spent the whole season in a playoff. We know what we are capable of,” Phelps said. “If we can continue to win series, we will be in a really good place.”

September. 11 souvenirs

President George W. Bush participated in the Rangers recognition ceremony for the 21st anniversary of the September 11 attacks before the game. The first ceremonial parade was given by 13-year-old Andita Polozani, the daughter of Fort Worth Police Officer Jimmy Polozani. Rocky Wolf, a firefighter from Killeen, Central Texas, was able to catch up on the field.

travel light

He left Rangers for Miami to play a double header on Monday night and day, returning to Texas immediately afterwards to start a series against Oakland on Tuesday night.

The day trip is the result of rescheduling after closing.

Rangers interim manager Tony Beasley said he would encourage players to rest when they return rather than report at the usual times on Tuesday.

“It’s taxes,” Beasley said. “And you’re in September, where everybody’s running on fumes. There are some guys who don’t like it, and they want to be here at the usual time. But you have to think about the whole group. I want energy at 7 (pm).”

short collars

Semien finished his 22-game streak on base. It was the longest current active streak in the major currencies. …Bichette reached the base in all ten games on the way. …Rangers appointed RHP Kohei Arihara for the appointment and picked up RHP Tyson Miller’s contract from Triple-A Round Rock. Arihara allowed 11 runs in three rounds on Saturday and has had a 9.45 ERA in five games this season starting in mid-August.

coach room

Rangers RHB Spencer Howard (shoulder) began the rehab stint with Round Rock on Sunday, giving up one in four rounds.

next one

Blue Jays: Schneider has not announced a rotation for the Tampa Bay series.

Rangers: RHPs Glenn Otto (6-8, 4.80) and John Gray (7-6, 3.83) will start in Miami against the Marlins LHPs Trevor Rogers (4-11, 5.51) and Braxton Jarrett (2-6, 3.67).


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