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Eddie Rosario of the Minnesota Twins steals second base in the eighth inning as Lourdes Gurriel Jr. of the Toronto Blue Jays makes the late tag at Rogers Centre on July 24, 2018 in Toronto.Tom Szczerbowski/Getty Images

Jose Berrios pitched seven shutout innings for his 10th win of the season and Eduardo Escobar hit a three-run homer as the Minnesota Twins defeated the Toronto Blue Jays 5-0 on Tuesday.

Berrios (10-7) allowed four hits, walked one and struck out nine in a 102-pitch performance to help the Twins down Toronto for a second straight night.

Relievers Trevor Hildenberger and Ryan Pressly kept the shutout intact.

Escobar hit his 15th homer of the season in the eighth inning, sending a 3-2 offering from Canadian reliever John Axford over the right-field wall to break open the game.

Robbie Grossman had an RBI double and Brian Dozier drove in a run on a sacrifice fly for Minnesota (46-53).

The Blue Jays (46-54) had just five hits, with Lourdes Gurriel Jr. accounting for two of them. He singled twice to tie Al Woods’s 1997 Toronto record for most multihit games by a rookie (seven).

Ryan Borucki (0-2), still searching for his first major league win, was saddled with the loss despite six solid innings. The 24-year-old left-hander allowed six hits and two runs (both unearned) and struck out two.

A fielding error did him in in the sixth as the Twins scored twice after Teoscar Hernandez flubbed a fly ball from Joe Mauer to lead off the frame. Dozier drove in Mauer with a sac fly and Escobar and Grossman followed with back-to-back doubles to extend the lead to 2-0.

Borucki had dominated early, retiring the first 10 batters he faced – to the delight of the 31,933 in attendance – before allowing back-to-back base hits with one out in the fourth.

Toronto right-hander Marco Estrada left his rehab start with triple-A Buffalo in the fourth inning on Tuesday with a blister on his right middle finger. The team said he’s day to day. Closer Roberto Osuna had his rehab assignment transferred to triple-A and pitched one inning, allowing two hits, a walk and a strikeout. Osuna is serving a 75-game suspension for violating MLB’s joint domestic violence policy. He was charged with assault in Toronto on May 8 and has not appeared in a MLB game since. The Blue Jays cap the three-game series against Minnesota on Wednesday afternoon.

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