Vladimir Guerrero Jr., Alejandro Kirk and Bo Bichette homered for the Blue Jays, who are on a hot streak, winning for the 9th time in 10 games. Jose Berrios struck out a career-high 13 over 7-innings and Toronto pounded the Minnesota Twins 12-3.
7 innings. 19 swing-and-misses. 13 strikeouts. Dominant 😤 @JOLaMaKina pic.twitter.com/1LnPjSaNWd — Toronto Blue Jays (@BlueJays) June 5, 2022
Vlad day to be a baseball 😳 #PLAKATA 💥 pic.twitter.com/eE4ZOYXXcv — Toronto Blue Jays (@BlueJays) June 4, 2022
The Seattle Mariners have acquired left-hander Ryan Borucki from the Toronto Blue Jays in return for minor-league infielder Tyler Keenan.
The Toronto Blue Jays traded left-handed pitcher Ryan Borucki to the Seattle Mariners for minor league infielder Tyler Keenan. https://t.co/ydO01xjSWx — Sportsnet (@Sportsnet) June 5, 2022
Baltimore Orioles shortstop Jorge Mateo had the standout defensive play of the day in their 5-4 win over the Cleveland Guardians.
Oh my, Mateo! pic.twitter.com/893OSrnDb5 — MLB (@MLB) June 4, 2022
The Colorado Avalanche are just 1 win away from winning the Western Conference after beating the Edmonton Oilers 4-2 in Game 3. Valeri Nichushkin scored twice, J.T. Compher and Mikko Rantanen scored the other 2 for the Avalanche and Pavel Francouz had 27 saves.
J.T. COMPHER! Compher jumps out of the box and outworks Bouchard to the loose puck before sneaking one through Smith to give Colorado the 3-2 lead in the third!#GoAvsGo 3 – 2 #LetsGoOilers (WCF Game 3, COL Leads Series 2-0) pic.twitter.com/PvGXQqIB0K — NHL Highlights #StanleyCup | HockeyDaily365 (@HockeyDaily365) June 5, 2022
Sunday Playoff game : New York Rangers at Tampa Bay Lightning (Game 3) (NY 2 – TB 0) – 3:00pm EST (ESPN)
Cleveland Browns signing running back D’Ernest Johnson to a 1-year deal worth up to $2.4 million with over $900k in guarantees.
Restricted free-agent running back D’Ernest Johnson reached agreement with the Browns on a one-year deal worth up to $2.433 million, including more than $900,000 in guaranteed money, per his agents @DrewJRosenhaus and @NFLrecord. — Adam Schefter (@AdamSchefter) June 4, 2022
San Francisco 49ers center Alex Mack is retiring after 13 seasons in the NFL.
pic.twitter.com/RfppHZMdcw — Alex Mack (@alexmack51) June 3, 2022
Women’s College World Series
Game 7 : Oklahoma is moving on to the semi-finals after a convincing 7-2 win over Texas. Oklahoma jumped in early with a 2-run shot from Jocelyn Alo, then broke it wide open with a 4-runs on 5 hits in the 5th-inning. Pitcher Hope Trautwein was spectacular with a complete game, giving up just 2 runs on 6 hits and 2 walks.
Game 8 : Oklahoma State shuts out Florida 2-0 and is just 1 victory away from the championship series. Pitcher Kelly Maxwell was named player of the game after throwing a complete game allowing just 3 hits, 2 walks and knocking down 9 strikeouts.
Sunday WCWS games : Game 9 – UCLA vs Florida – 3:00pm EST (ABC), Game 10 – Arizona vs Texas – 7:00pm EST (ESPN)
Preliminary injury report for the Boston Celtics ahead of NBA Finals Championship game 2 lists Robert Williams as “Questionable” with knee soreness.
#NBA Robert Williams questionable for Game 2 https://t.co/CWLBm6JLuL #Sports — NBA Reporter (@RealNBA) June 5, 2022
Sunday Finals Game : Boston Celtics at Golden State Warriors (Game 2) (BOS 1 – GS 0) – 8:00pm EST (ABC)