Toronto, ON (Sports Network) - Brandon Morrow had another solid outing, allowing just one run in six innings, and the Toronto Blue Jays held on to beat the Detroit Tigers, 5-4, in the third of four games at Rogers Centre.
Morrow (10-6) gave up four hits, striking out nine and walking one for the Blue Jays, who have won four of six, including two of three in this series. Morrow is now 3-0 in the month of August with 49 strikeouts in 30 1/3 frames over five starts.
Jose Bautista didn't add to his league-leading homer total but went 2-for-3 with a triple, double and two RBI for Toronto, while Travis Snider went 3- for-4 with an RBI. Adam Lind and Yunel Escobar each had two hits in the win.
Alfredo Figaro (0-2), making his fourth career major league start, was reached for five runs, eight hits and two walks in five-plus innings.