TORONTO, July 28 (UPI) -- Colby Rasmus
drove in Emilio Bonifacio
with the game-winning run on a ninth-inning single Sunday, enabling the Toronto Blue Jays to edge Houston 2-1.
With the score tied 1-1 in the bottom of the ninth, Bonifacio delivered a leadoff double against Jose Cisnero (2-2).
Wesley Wright came in to pitch and struck out pinch-hitter Aaron Lind. But after Edwin Encarnacion was intentionally walked, Rasmus bounced a 3-2 pitch up the middle for a game-ending RBI.
Encarnacion drove in Toronto's other run and Melky Cabrera added three hits as the Blue Jays took three-of-four games from Houston.
Casey Janssen (3-0) earned the victory after starter Todd Redmond had struck out 10 Astros over six innings, allowing one run.
Houston's Jarred Cosart also tossed six innings of one-run ball, working around five walks and four hits.
Brett Wallace smacked a solo homer for the Astros.
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