Blue Jays rip Orioles

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    TAIJUAN Walker pitched six scoreless innings in his Toronto Blue Jays debut and Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and Cavan Biggio each had two RBIs in a 5-0 victory over the Baltimore Orioles on Saturday night at Buffalo.

    Walker (3-2), who was acquired Thursday in a trade with the Seattle Mariners, allowed four hits and three walks and struck out four in his first outing in 10 days. It was his 100th career major league start.

    The Blue Jays have won the first two games of the four-game series and have defeated the Orioles in all five meetings between the teams this season.

    Orioles right-hander Alex Cobb (1-3) allowed five runs (four earned), eight hits and two walks in four-plus innings. He struck out two.

    In other games, it was the Indians 2, Cardinals 1 (12 innings); Rockies 4, Padres 3; Yankees 2, Mets 1; Tigers 8, Twins 2 (Game 1); Tigers 4, Twins 2 (Game 2); Angels 16, Mariners 3; Dodgers 7, Rangers 4; Astros 4, A’s 2 (Game 1); Astros 6, Athletics 3 (Game 2); Royals 9, White Sox 6; Phillies 4, Braves 1; Red Sox 5, Nationals 3; Cubs 3, Reds 0 (Game 1); Reds 6, Cubs 5 (Game 2); Rays 4, Marlins 0; Giants 5, Diamondbacks 2; Brewers 7, Pirates 6.