|June 26, 2000 Baseballhistorian.com - Internet News Services |
Carlos Delgado blasted a two-run home run off Red Sox ace Pedro Martinez. Delgado's homer with a man on was the first homer off Pedro with a man on in two seasons. 3rd baseman Tony Batista's RBI single in the bottom of the 13th was the game winner. Batista went 3-for-7 with 2 RBIs and is currently hitting .281.
An authentic buzz is starting to identify the AL East leading Blue Jays. The intensified interest and happy tones can once more be found in the Blue Jays clubhouse and in Canadian fans interest on our baseballhistorian.com web-site, as the team appears ready to make a serious run for the AL pennant.
The Blue Jays have won 5 straight games, and have pounded homers in a club record 23 consecutive games, only two short of the major league record. Delgado is leading the AL with 27 home runs and now has 71 RBIs. Time of Game 4:25 Attendance 31,022