Edwin Encarnacion Hits Walk-Off Homer To Lift Blue Jays To Win in AL Wild-Card Game – VIDEO
Edwin Encarnacion blasted a three-run walk-off home run in the bottom half of the 11th inning on Tuesday night, to help lift the Toronto Blue Jays to a 5-2 victory over the Baltimore Orioles in the American League wild-card game.
Encarnacion's homer, which came off of Ubaldo Jimenez, was the Blue Jays' first walk-off homer in the playoffs since Joe Carter's memorable World Series blast in 1993.
The victory sends the Blue Jays to the American League Division Series, where they will face the Texas Rangers.
Below is a short recap of the game:
Below are some postgame reactions:
Below, the crew from MLB Tonight on the MLB Network break down the game:
Below, a few more highlights from the AL wild-card game, along with a small preview of tonight's NL wild-card game, in which the New York Mets play host to the San Francisco Giants: