MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
TORONTO BLUE JAYS AT ATLANTA FIREBIRDS
05/18/2022
 
MAJOR LEAGUE BASEBALL
TORONTO BLUE JAYS AT ATLANTA FIREBIRDS
GAME ID: 1218 - WEDNESDAY, MAY 18TH , 2022 - GAME LOG
  1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Toronto Blue Jays (27-17) 1 0 4 0 1 1 0 0 0 7 9 0
Atlanta Firebirds (10-34) 0 0 0 0 0 0 3 0 0 3 6 0
Blue Jays Drop Firebirds, 7-3
SunTrust Park was the site for American League action featuring the Atlanta Firebirds and Toronto Blue Jays.

Nick Williams was instrumental in his team's 7-3 triumph over the Atlanta Firebirds. The left fielder was 3-5 with a triple and 2 doubles, while scoring 2 runs and driving in 3 for the Toronto Blue Jays. Chris Sale got the win, improving to 1-1. He pitched 7.1 innings, giving up 5 hits and 3 runs, while striking out 4 and walking 3.

With Toronto leading 1-0 in the top of the third, Williams hit a fastball from Erick Fedde for a 2-run double. It was his 10th double of the season and put the Blue Jays ahead, 3-0.

"We'll savor this win," Williams told the Toronto Observer, "then get ready for the next game."

Toronto is now 27-17, Atlanta 10-34.
TORONTO BATTING LINESCORE ATLANTA BATTING LINESCORE
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
M. Arnold CF 4 1 1 0 1 2 0 .335 13 34
M. Choice RF 4 1 1 0 1 1 3 .247 8 22
B. Belt 1B 5 0 0 0 0 3 4 .263 4 30
N. Williams LF 5 2 3 3 0 1 1 .268 6 21
D. Peterson 3B 4 1 2 2 0 2 1 .287 5 21
S. Lucas C 4 0 1 1 0 1 1 .264 2 11
A. Chávez 2B 3 0 0 0 1 2 2 .223 1 7
W. Holland DH 4 0 0 0 0 1 1 .209 3 19
M. Garland SS 3 2 1 1 0 0 1 .262 3 14
Totals 36 7 9 7 3 13 14      
BATTING
Doubles: N. Williams 2 (10, 1st Inning off E. Fedde, 1 on, 2 outs; 3rd Inning off E. Fedde, 2 on, 2 outs)
Triples: N. Williams (2, 5th Inning off M. Diplan, 0 on, 1 out)
Home Runs: M. Garland (3, 6th Inning off M. Diplan, 0 on, 1 out)
Total Bases: M. Arnold , M. Choice , N. Williams 7 , D. Peterson 2 , S. Lucas , M. Garland 4
2-out RBI: , N. Williams 2 , D. Peterson , S. Lucas
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: D. Peterson , M. Garland
Hit by Pitch: M. Garland
Team LOB: 6

BASERUNNING
SB: A. Chávez (11)

FIELDING
Double Plays: 2 (Peterson-Chávez-Belt, Chávez-Garland-Belt)
Player AB R H RBI BB K LOB AVG HR RBI
D. Jones LF 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .249 2 16
B. Drury 1B 4 0 1 0 0 2 0 .270 4 16
T. Norton C 2 0 0 0 2 0 2 .255 5 17
R. Tapia RF 4 1 1 0 0 0 3 .292 5 20
J. Bowers SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 .291 3 19
   a-C. Owings PH, 2B 1 1 0 0 0 1 0 .400 0 2
G. Lara 3B 4 0 1 0 0 1 2 .182 6 14
F. Freeman DH 4 1 1 1 0 0 1 .236 6 17
A. Altherr CF 2 0 0 0 1 0 1 .229 2 12
E. Smith 2B, SS 3 0 1 2 0 0 0 .143 0 4
Totals 30 3 6 3 3 5 11      
a - C. Owings pinch hit for J. Bowers in the 7th

BATTING
Total Bases: D. Jones , B. Drury , R. Tapia , G. Lara , F. Freeman , E. Smith
2-out RBI: F. Freeman , E. Smith
Runners left in scoring position, 2 outs: D. Jones , R. Tapia
GIDP: T. Norton , R. Tapia
Hit by Pitch: C. Owings
Team LOB: 4
TORONTO PITCHING LINESCORE ATLANTA PITCHING LINESCORE
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
C. Sale W (1-1) 7.1 5 3 3 3 4 0 116 5.01   
P. Baez 1.2 1 0 0 0 1 0 19 3.52   
PITCHING
Game Score: C. Sale 57
Batters Faced: C. Sale 29, P. Baez 5
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: C. Sale 9-7, P. Baez 1-2
Pitches - Strikes: C. Sale 116-70, P. Baez 19-16
Hit Batsmen: C. Sale
Player IP H R ER BB K HR PI ERA   
E. Fedde L (1-4) 2.2 6 5 5 0 3 0 53 6.91   
M. Diplan 3.1 3 2 2 1 5 1 55 8.62   
C. Jackson 2.0 0 0 0 1 4 0 31 3.00   
M. Keller 1.0 0 0 0 1 1 0 17 3.18   
PITCHING
Game Score: E. Fedde 25
Batters Faced: E. Fedde 15, M. Diplan 14, C. Jackson 7, M. Keller 4
Ground Outs - Fly Outs: E. Fedde 1-4, M. Diplan 4-1, C. Jackson 0-2, M. Keller 1-1
Pitches - Strikes: E. Fedde 53-34, M. Diplan 55-31, C. Jackson 31-18, M. Keller 17-10
Inherited Runners - Scored: M. Diplan 1-0
Hit Batsmen: E. Fedde
GAME NOTES
Player of the Game: Nick Williams
Ballpark: SunTrust Park
Weather: Clear skies (73 degrees), wind blowing right to left at 8 mph
Start Time: 7:20 PM ET
Time: 3:19
Attendance: 11244
Wednesday, May 18th , 2022 - OOTP Baseball 22.12 Build 89