Brian Tallet struck out six and walked two against the Mariners. (Darren Calabrese/AP)
By Jordan Bastian / MLB.com
Rod Barajas' RBI double in the eighth inning capped a three-run rally and gave the Blue Jays their third consecutive victory over the Mariners. Brian Tallet pitched seven strong innings, giving up three runs on five hits and two walks.
a-Singled for Wilson, Jo in the 9th. 1-Ran for Griffey Jr. in the 9th.
BATTING HR: Johjima (9, 5th inning off Tallet, 0 on, 0 out), Tuiasosopo (1, 5th inning off Tallet, 0 on, 0 out), Gutierrez,
F (18, 5th inning off Tallet, 0 on, 2 out), Sweeney, M (8, 8th inning off Wolfe, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Lopez, Jo; Griffey Jr.; Sweeney, M 4; Tuiasosopo 4; Gutierrez, F 4; Johjima 5. RBI: Johjima (22), Tuiasosopo (2), Gutierrez, F (65), Sweeney, M (32). 2-out RBI: Gutierrez, F. Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Tuiasosopo. Team RISP: 0-for-1. Team LOB: 7.