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Orioles stymied
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Blue Jays 9, Orioles 2
Chris Tillman reacts after giving up three runs in the third inning. (Chris Young/AP)
Rookie right-hander Chris Tillman surrendered four runs on six hits and three walks over five-plus innings as the Orioles fell to the Blue Jays. Center fielder Felix Pie knocked in both of Baltimore's runs with an RBI single and a sacrifice fly.
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Series at a glance:
BAL
Baltimore (60-90)
Lost 5
Toronto 9, Baltimore 2   TOR
Toronto (67-83)
Won 1
September 21, 2009
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
Baltimore
0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1   2 6 0
Toronto
0 0 3 0 0 2 0 4 X   9 13 1
Standings thru 9/21/09  |  Recap: BAL | TOR  |  Gameday  |  Orioles stats  |  Blue Jays stats
Baltimore AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Roberts, B, 2B 3 0 0 0 1 0 0 .284
  b-Turner, J, PH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .182
Izturis, C, SS 3 0 0 0 1 0 2 .254
Wieters, C 4 0 1 0 0 3 0 .282
Markakis, RF 3 1 1 0 1 0 0 .294
Mora, 3B 3 0 0 0 1 0 3 .260
Scott, LF 4 1 1 0 0 0 2 .257
Wigginton, DH 3 0 1 0 0 0 2 .268
  a-Montanez, PH-DH 1 0 0 0 0 0 1 .200
Pie, CF 3 0 1 2 0 1 1 .259
Aubrey, 1B 4 0 1 0 0 0 3 .302
Totals 32 2 6 2 4 4 15  

a-Grounded out for Wigginton in the 9th. b-Lined out for Roberts, B in the 9th.

BATTING
2B: Scott (24, Frasor).
TB: Scott 2; Aubrey; Wigginton; Markakis; Wieters; Pie.
RBI: Pie 2 (28).
2-out RBI: Pie.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Aubrey; Izturis, C; Mora 2.
SF: Pie.
Team RISP: 1-for-7.
Team LOB: 8.

BASERUNNING
CS: Izturis, C (4, 2nd base by Purcey/Phillips, K).

 
Toronto AB R H RBI BB SO LOB AVG
Bautista, RF 5 1 2 0 0 2 0 .228
Hill, A, 2B 4 2 1 0 1 0 1 .285
Lind, DH 4 2 2 2 1 1 0 .299
Wells, V, CF 5 1 2 0 0 0 1 .264
Encarnacion, 3B 3 1 2 2 2 1 0 .218
Overbay, 1B 3 1 2 1 2 0 3 .271
Snider, LF 4 0 1 3 1 3 5 .225
Phillips, K, C 5 0 0 0 0 1 10 .182
McDonald, Jo, SS 4 1 1 1 0 1 0 .236
Totals 37 9 13 9 7 9 20  

BATTING
2B: Hill, A (32, Tillman).
HR: Overbay (15, 6th inning off Tillman, 0 on, 0 out), McDonald, Jo (3, 6th inning off Meredith, 0 on, 2 out).
TB: Wells, V 2; Lind 2; McDonald, Jo 4; Encarnacion 2; Bautista 2; Hill, A 2; Overbay 5; Snider.
RBI: Lind 2 (106), Snider 3 (23), Overbay (57), McDonald, Jo (8), Encarnacion 2 (30).
2-out RBI: Snider 3; McDonald, Jo; Encarnacion 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Phillips, K 6.
Team RISP: 4-for-11.
Team LOB: 11.

FIELDING
E: Encarnacion (10, throw).
PB: Phillips, K (1).

 
Baltimore IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Tillman (L, 2-4) 5.0 6 4 4 3 5 1 4.71
Castillo, A 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 0 3.12
Meredith 0.1 2 1 1 0 0 1 4.26
Ray 0.0 2 0 0 1 0 0 6.53
Henn 1.0 0 0 0 0 2 0 5.79
McCrory 0.2 2 4 4 3 1 0 17.18
Lambert 0.1 1 0 0 0 0 0 12.54
 
Toronto IP H R ER BB SO HR ERA
Purcey (W, 1-2) 7.2 4 1 1 4 4 0 5.31
Camp (H, 6) 0.1 0 0 0 0 0 0 3.27
Frasor 1.0 2 1 1 0 0 0 2.70

Tillman pitched to 1 batter in the 6th.
Ray pitched to 3 batters in the 7th.

Pitches-strikes: Tillman 100-62, Castillo, A 11-5, Meredith 9-7, Ray 12-7, Henn 13-9, McCrory 31-15, Lambert 5-4, Purcey 111-68, Camp 3-2, Frasor 21-16.
Groundouts-flyouts: Tillman 5-3, Castillo, A 1-0, Meredith 0-1, Ray 0-0, Henn 0-1, McCrory 1-0, Lambert 0-1, Purcey 7-10, Camp 1-0, Frasor 1-1.
Batters faced: Tillman 24, Castillo, A 2, Meredith 3, Ray 3, Henn 3, McCrory 7, Lambert 2, Purcey 31, Camp 1, Frasor 5.
Inherited runners-scored: Henn 3-0, Lambert 3-2, Camp 3-0.
Umpires: HP: Fieldin Culbreth. 1B: Brian O'Nora. 2B: Adrian Johnson. 3B: Gary Cederstrom.
Weather: 68 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:56.
Att: 11,598.
Venue: Rogers Centre.
September 21, 2009
September 21, 2009

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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