Baseball: Blue Jays, Orioles, Giants secure playoff spots

The Toronto Blue Jays celebrate after clinching a wildcard playoff spot. Photo / AP
The Toronto Blue Jays celebrate after clinching a wildcard playoff spot. Photo / AP

The Toronto Blue Jays, Baltimore Orioles and San Francisco Giants have clinched the last three berths in the Major League Baseball post-season.

The Blue Jays have beaten the Boston Red Sox 2-1 on the final full day of the regular season to clinch one of the two American League wildcard spots.

Toronto will host the Orioles in a wildcard playoff on Wednesday after Baltimore beat the New York Yankees 5-2.

The Giants have downed the Los Angeles Dodgers 7-1 to book a National League wildcard playoff against the New York Mets on Thursday.

The last three times San Francisco made the post-season, they won the World Series.

- Radio Sport

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