Teoscar Hernandez slugs Blue Jays past Tigers

Teoscar Hernandez hit a three-run homer in the sixth inning to fuel the host Toronto Blue Jays to a 5-3 win over the Detroit Tigers on Saturday afternoon.Despite being outhit 10-4 on Saturday, the Blue Jays have won two of the first three contests of their four-game series.Vladimir Guerrero Jr. extended his hit streak to 11 games with a single in the first inning. He then stole his second base of the season and scored on a single by Lourdes Gurriel Jr.Toronto right-hander Ross Stripling allowed two runs, five hits and five strikeouts in 4 1/3 innings.Detroit right-hander Drew Hutchison yielded one run, two hits and three walks with three strikeouts in five innings.Stripling pitched around two leadoff singles in the fourth with a double-play grounder.The Tigers again started the fifth with two singles, this time by Eric Haase and Robbie Grossman. Detroit won a challenge and Jonathan Schoop was ruled to have been hit by a pitch to load the bases.

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