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TORONTO -- In a season that has seen the losses pile up, Drew Smyly finally put two wins together. Jim Rice Jersey .Smyly pitched six innings to win consecutive decisions for the first time in 2016, Logan Forsythe hit a solo homer and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-2 on Tuesday night.The Blue Jays loaded the bases against Smyly in each of his final two innings. The left-hander gave up two runs in the fifth but turned Toronto away in the sixth.Drew was good, Rays manager Kevin Cash said. His last two innings seemed to be the most difficult. He found a way to get through it. Bases loaded, no outs against that club at the end of his outing, to get out of that without giving up a run is pretty impressive.Smyly (4-11) allowed two runs and six hits, improving to 3-0 with a 1.23 ERA in five career games at Rogers Centre.Its a really tough lineup over there, Smyly said. Theyve got a lot of hitters that can do damage. Those fifth and sixth innings got a little stressful. You cant give in, youve got to think next batter, keep attacking, keep going at them. Im lucky and Im thankful that I was able to limit the damage.Smyly is 13-4 with a 2.32 ERA in 35 career games against the AL East. The Rays are 14-6 in Smylys 20 starts against division foes since he joined the team in 2014.Drew battled his tail of tonight, Forsythe said.Smyly had not won consecutive decisions since winning five straight in August and September in 2015.Evan Longoria reached base four times, scored twice and drove in three runs for the Rays. Forsythe had three hits, two RBI and scored twice as the Rays roughed up Torontos bullpen, scoring six runs off two relievers.Tampa Bay finished with 15 hits, three shy of its season high. The Rays had 18 hits in a 13-7 victory over Boston on June 27.We stranded a lot of base runners early, Cash said. It was nice to see we kind of made up for that later in the ball game.Erasmo Ramirez pitched the final three innings for his first career save.Longoria singled in the first, walked in the third, doubled home a run in the sixth and hit a two-run single in the seventh. He has 61 career extra base hits against the Blue Jays.Forsythe connected on Marco Estradas fourth pitch of the game. It was Forsythes second career leadoff homer and the fourth of the season for the Rays.Toronto scored twice off Smyly in the fifth, cutting a 3-0 deficit to one, but the Rays answered with two runs against Danny Barnes in the sixth and pulled away with a four-run, bat-around seventh against Scott Feldman.The Blue Jays loaded the bases with no outs in the sixth but couldnt score. Troy Tulowitzki popped up Smylys first pitch, Michael Saunders struck out and Justin Smoak fouled out.Estrada (7-5) allowed three runs, two earned, and seven hits in five innings.I thought (Estrada) was a little bit off, Blue Jays manager John Gibbons said.CROWD CONTROLRays OF Steven Souza Jr. tried leaping into the stands down the right field line to catch Tulowitzkis fly ball in the second, but collided with a fan in the front row. I thought I had a chance and then it was a little bit farther than I thought, Souza said.HIT THE SHOWERSRain briefly fell into the open stadium during the bottom of the fourth. The showers soon passed and the roof remained open throughout the game.TRAINERS ROOMBlue Jays: Toronto released LHP Franklin Morales. He went 0-1 with a 9.00 ERA in four games before being designated for assignment last week. ... Barnes was optioned to Buffalo following the game.UP NEXTRays: LHP Blake Snell (3-4, 2.95) will face the Blue Jays for the first time. Snell has allowed two runs or fewer in each of his past five starts.Blue Jays: LHP J.A. Happ (15-3, 3.09) has won nine straight decisions and is unbeaten since an 11-0 loss at Detroit on June 6. Happ is 0-1 with a 7.98 ERA in three starts against the Rays this season. Blake Swihart Jersey . Scott Kazmir allowed four hits in seven shutout innings, Michael Brantley hit a two-run homer in a three-run first inning and the Indians maintained their hold on an AL wild-card spot with a 4-1 win over the Houston Astros on Saturday night. Tyler Thornburg Jersey . Tracey comes to the Blue Bombers after spending over a decade with Queens University. Most recently he was the schools assistant football coach. http://www.redsoxjerseyscheap.com/?tag=steven-wright-jersey . The Montreal Canadiens announced on Friday that the veteran forward will return to the teams line-up on Saturday night when the Habs visit the Nashville Predators. MARTINSVILLE, Va. -- Jeff Gordon celebrated the last win of his NASCAR career as if it was his first trip to victory lane.He jumped and screamed and sprayed champagne as if he was a fresh-faced rookie last year at Martinsville Speedway. A scripted finish to an iconic career couldnt have written it better.That win last November at Martinsville put Gordon in the championship finale and ensured him one final shot at a fifth title. Although he came up empty three weeks later in the championship race, that one final victory was something to savor.So he had mixed feelings returning to the Virginia race track this weekend, because who wants to spoil such a memory? Gordon is driving his eighth and final scheduled race at the replacement driver for Dale Earnhardt Jr., who is sidelined with a concussion.There is a part of me that wasnt sure if I wanted to come back and take away from that, but at the same time, Ive always said if there was one track where I felt like I could get back in the car and feel comfortable and competitive, its this track, Gordon said Friday. For that, Im happy that Im here.Earnhardts injury pulled Gordon out of retirement in July and put the four-time champion into the No. 88 Chevrolet for Hendrick Motorsports. Hes had average results, with only one top-10 and seven laps led in his seven races.But Martinsville is a special track for Gordon, and when he gets behind the wheel at the paperclip, people expect magical things. His victory last year was his ninth at Martinsville -- 93rd of his career -- and he repeatedly said NASCARs shortest track was the one on the circuit that could get him back into a race car.He ultimately ruled it out, and said a one-off was just too difficult to do correctly, even with Hendrick Motorsports fielding the car. Theres no point, Gordon thought, in going to a race if you dont expect to win.Everything changed, though, when Rick Hendrick called him during a vacation in France and asked him to sub for Earnhardt. Gordon has split the seat with Alex Bowman, who will race the last three events of the year in the No. 88.So is Sundays race at Martinsville the official last race of his career?Your guess is as good as mine, Gordon said. Bill Lee Jersey. I can promise you I had no intentions of this happening, but here I am. Never say never, is all I know what to say.I really dont think that I will be getting back in the Cup car again, but go ask Rick Hendrick. That really has more to do with him than anything else.Jimmie Johnson, the driver who landed his Cup ride at Hendrick with Gordons assistance, isnt quite sure that ol four-time will never be back on a race car. Gordon is an analyst for the first half of the season with Fox Sports, but has the second half of the NASCAR schedule virtually wide open.He is one heck of a sub to have sitting on the bench when you need it, Johnson said. We will see. Im not sure he is ready to completely stop. I think he was ready to get off the merry-go-round of (38) races a year, but the full stop, I dont think he is ready for.Gordons success at Martinsville is a bonus to Hendrick Motorsports because hes another resource this weekend for Johnson to lean on in Johnsons quest for his seventh championship. Although Johnson is an eight-time winner at Martinsville, hes not been to the third round of the playoffs since the elimination format was introduced in 2014.Johnson is trying to make the championship race for the first time in this format, and a win Sunday would get him an automatic berth.Jeff has always been a resource, but here this weekend is even more of a resource for me than really any other time Ive raced against him, Johnson said. I look at really pulling off of Jeff this weekend and using him to make my car better, to work on my techniques in the racecar, and hopefully get the best performance out of myself this weekend.And that, Gordon said, will be reward for racing at Martinsville.Obviously we want him to win the championship, Gordon said. We will do everything we can to work with him and also with our other teammates to try to come out of here with really good finishes and then Im super focused on myself on what I can do. 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