Rays close-out series with the Blue Jays with 8-2 win


Posted: Sep 30, 2020 / 07:17 PM EDT/ Updated: Sep 30, 2020 / 07:17 PM EDT

Tampa Bay Rays’ Hunter Renfroe watches his grand slam off Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher Hyun-Jin Ryu during the second inning of Game 2 of an American League wild-card baseball series Wednesday, Sept. 30, 2020, in St. Petersburg, Fla. (AP Photo/Chris O’Meara)

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (WFLA) – The Rays left no doubt in game two, thanks to some hot bats from the Tampa Bay dugout. They defeated the Blue Jays 8-2, advancing to the American League Division Series, behind 12 hits.

Hunter Renfroe had the biggest hit of the game in the second inning, when he launched a grand slam to left field. It was the first grand slam in Rays post-season history.

Also with big contributions at the plate were Randy Arozarena, who went 3-4 with an RBI and 2 runs scored, while Mike Zunino added a 2 run home run.

On the mound, Tyler Glasnow went 6 innings, giving up just 2 runs on 6 hits and striking out 8. The Rays then went to Aaron Loup, Ryan Thompson and Nick Anderson to close things

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