Blue Jays first baseman Edwin Encarnacion drove in three runs and extended his hitting streak to six games Monday against the Rays with a 2-for-4 performance. Encarnacion scored a run and had his fifth double.
Encarnacion is batting .478 (11 for 23) with two home runs, three doubles, six runs and nine RBI during his six-game streak.
Blue Jays designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion homered in the eighth inning off David Robertson Saturday in New York. Encarnacion is tied for the American League with 12 homers. He went 1 for 3 with a walk and is batting .248. The 30-year-old Encarnacion has homered three times in his last 10 games with 10 RBI over that span.