Dunedin, FL (Sports Network) - Four Toronto players hit home runs as the
Blue Jays defeated the Houston Astros, 10-6, in spring training action.
Jose Bautista and Ryan Langerhans hit two-run homers, while Melky Cabrera and
Josh Thole each had solo shots for Toronto. Bautista drove in three runs in
the victory, with Adam Lind, J.P. Arencibia and Maicer Izturis each finishing
with an RBI apiece for the Blue Jays.
Toronto starter Mark Buehrle allowed four runs on eight hits over four
innings. Esmil Rogers got the win and Justin Germano earned the save,
with the two combining for four shutout innings of relief.
Clint Barmes and Jason Castro hit two-run homers for the Astros, while Justin
Maxwell and Brandon Laird drove in the team's other runs . Starter Jordan
Lyles struggled, allowing six runs on 10 hits in 3 2/3 innings.
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