Thole doubled and drove in his eighth run of the season. He's batting just .179, though that is up from .150 after the four hits. Thole had just four hits in his previous eight games combined.
Thole finished 1 for 3 in the contest and is batting .146 on the year for Toronto. He added a sacrifice. The backstop has just six RBI all season over 82 at-bats.
Thole went 2 for 5 in the game with his second double of the year for the
The 26-year-old backstop had gone 1 for 22 in his previous nine games before notching the two hits Wednesday. He's still batting just .121 on the season over 66 at-bats.
Thole was acquired in the offseason but wasn't called up until June. He has two hits in five games. Thole will hit seventh against Orioles pitcher Jason Hammel.
Thole was acquired in the R.A. Dickey trade this offseason, but has been in the minors the entire season. The team has designated Henry Blanco for assignment to make room for Thole. Thole was performing well in Triple-A, hitting .322, and he also has experience catching Dickey.