Rays stumble at start of trip, fall 6-4
TORONTO — Roy Halladay pitched seven solid innings to win his fifth straight start, Alex Rios hit two homers and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-4 on Friday night to extend their season-high winning streak to six.
Rios hit a solo homer in the third and a two-run drive in the eighth for his third career multihomer game and second this season.
The AL East-leading Rays have lost three of four.
(Pictured - Andy Sonnanstine walks to the mound as Alex Rios rounds third base during his third inning home run. AP Photo. Click to enlarge.)