Toronto Blue Jays won a winning series away at Coors Field.
Toronto won 7-5 in the 2023 Major League Baseball Colorado Rockies away game held at Coors Field in Denver, Colorado, USA on the 4th (Korean time). . The three-game road trip to Colorado ended with 2 wins and 1 loss.
Toronto is 75-62, 1.5 games behind the Houston Astros (75-58), who are in third place in the American League wild card. MLB.com said, “Toronto is surviving against some teams that gave up on the postseason.”
On this day, the American League wild card contender Texas Rangers won 6-5 over the Minnesota Twins, and the Houston Astros lost 1-6 to the New York Yankees.
The possibility of fall baseball continues. Kevin Gausman, who started on this day, pitched 4 innings and allowed 3 runs. The game was stopped for about an hour due to pouring rain ahead of the attack in the top of the 5th inning, and the game was later reversed.메이저사이트
Vladimir Guerrero Jr. showed good batting skills. On this day, he had 2 hits in 3 at-bats (1 home run), 2 RBIs, 2 runs, and 1 walk. Guerrero Jr., who hit a solo home run that gave the team the first run in the top of the third inning, hit a timely hit to tie the game in the top of the fifth.
Manager John Schneider said of Guerrero Jr.’s home run, “It was really great.”
However, Guerrero Jr. was criticized for his complacent play while hitting a timely hit to tie the game in the 5th inning. At that time, the batted ball headed toward the left outfield, hit the fence wall, and fell to the ground.
Guerrero Jr. did not run as hard as he expected to hit the home run. He then saw that it was not a home run and he ran late. He almost got out while heading to second base. He narrowly avoided the tag by sliding headfirst.
MLB.com said, “A ‘rocket’ ball traveling at 110 miles per hour (approximately 177 km) was sent to the left. He walked slowly and enjoyed watching his batted balls. But the problem wasn’t the home run. Guerrero Jr. did a safe slide to avoid the tag. “But it was a dangerous play,” he pointed out.