Reyes defeats Blue Jays 11-0 as Latin America starts 9

Toronto Yandy Diaz hit a three-way home run, and the Tampa Bay Rays — who started nine Latin American players like never before on Roberto Clemente — beat Toronto 11-0 on Thursday to reach the semi-finals of the Blue Jays in the wild. card chase.

Clemente, the late Hall of Fame player from Puerto Rico, was a two-time World Series winner and NL MVP who played 18 seasons with Pittsburgh. The nine Blue Jay center players came from five countries: Colombia, Cuba, Mexico, Venezuela and the Dominican Republic.

Activated from the injured list after missing 15 games due to a left shoulder collision, Shane McClanahan (12-5) made five elimination rounds. He allowed three hits, hit five and walked one.

Isaac Paredes hit a home singles tour and added an RBI single as the Rays (80-63) won the fifth and final game of the series. Toronto (81-63) will play a four-game series at Tampa Bay, starting next Thursday.