KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 9 (UPI) -- Troy Glaus hammered a three-run homer in the first inning Sunday afternoon to start Toronto on its way to an 11-3 rout of Kansas City.
Eric Hinske hit a solo homer; Bengie Molina hit a two-run blast; Aaron Hill had two runs, four hits and two RBI; Shea Hillenbrand had one run, two hits and two RBI; Reed Johnson had one run, two hits and one RBI; and John McDonald had two runs and three hits for the Blue Jays (49-39), who have split their last four games.
Winning pitcher Roy Halladay (12-2) became the majors' first 12-game winner of the season. He allowed just one run and four hits in seven innings with one walk and six strikeouts.
The loser was Jimmy Gobble (3-2).