Ryan O’Reilly scored his first goal with St. Louis, and Jake Allen made 22 saves as the Blues beat the Toronto Maple Leafs 4-1 on Saturday night.

Robert Bortuzzo, Zach Sanford and Ivan Barbashev also scored, and David Perron added two assists for St. Louis, which picked up its second victory in seven games this season.

St. Louis Blues center Tyler Bozak (21) and Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews (34) battle for the puck at faceoff during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Toronto on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

Morgan Rielly scored for Toronto. Frederik Andersen stopped 21 of 24 shots as the Leafs dropped consecutive games after five straight wins.

Toronto had scored an NHL-high 33 goals in seven games to open the season. But the Maple Leafs were shut out by the Pittsburgh Penguins on Thursday and were scoreless in two periods against the Blues, going 116 minutes 37 seconds without a goal until Rielly cut the deficit to 3-1 early in the third.

Toronto Maple Leafs defenseman Morgan Rielly (44) keeps his eye on the puck as St. Louis Blues left wing Jaden Schwartz (17) skates to the goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Toronto on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

The game marked the return of center Tyler Bozak, who left for St. Louis in free agency this summer after nine seasons with the Leafs.

The Blues came into the game with just one win in their first six games after an offseason roster overhaul that saw Bozak, O’Reilly, Perron and Pat Maroon brought in. St. Louis was convinced it was close to putting things together, despite early season struggles.

Toronto Maple Leafs goalie Frederik Andersen (31) makes a save on St. Louis Blues left wing David Perron (57) during the second period of an NHL hockey game in Toronto on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

After a scoreless first period, St. Louis went ahead at 4:45 of the second when Bortuzzo’s point shot went off the stick of Toronto defenseman Travis Dermott and bounced past Andersen.

Andersen made a nice stop on Brayden Schenn later in the period, but could do nothing on Sanford’s high shot at 13:05 that made it 2-0.

Toronto Maple Leafs center Patrick Marleau (12) keeps his eye on the puck rebound as St. Louis Blues defenseman Alex Pietrangelo (27) tries to intercept during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Toronto on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen (34) looks on. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

O’Reilly, picked up in a blockbuster trade with the Buffalo Sabres in the offseason, then scored his first for St. Louis at 16:37 ,when he was left alone in front, took a pass from Vladimir Tarasenko and beat Andersen as a Leafs penalty expired.

The Leafs, who were outshot by the Blues 13-8 through the first 40 minutes, had 1:32 of a power play to start the third. But Nazem Kadri’s shot in tight hit Allen and then the post.

St. Louis Blues center Ryan O’Reilly (90) and teammate Vladimir Tarasenko (91) celebrate their team’s goal during the second period of an NHL hockey game against the Toronto Maple Leafs, in Toronto on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

Rielly, who came in leading NHL defensemen in scoring with 10 points, scored at 4:22 of the third when his shot from the slot squeezed through Allen for his fourth.

St. Louis Blues goalie Jake Allen (34) watches the puck go wide as Toronto Maple Leafs centre John Tavares (91) gives chase and St. Louis Blues defenseman Colton Parayko (55) looks on during the third period of an NHL hockey game in Toronto on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

The Leafs’ top-ranked power play went to work again with 7:10 left in regulation, but Allen stopped Patrick Marleau on the doorstep before Toronto’s Andreas Johnsson went off for holding the stick with seven seconds left in the man advantage.

The Leafs pulled Andersen with just over three minutes remaining, and a Jaden Schwartz penalty made for a 6-on-4 advantage. But Allen and the Blues hung tough before Barbashev scored into an empty net with 1:43 remaining as Toronto fell to 2-3-0 at home.

St. Louis Blues left wing Zach Sanford (12) and teammate Colton Parayko (55) try to stop Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews (34) from making his shot during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Toronto on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

NOTES: Bozak was honored during the game’s first television timeout with a video montage from the 32-year-old’s time in Toronto. … St. Louis defenseman Jay Bouwmeester, a veteran of 1,112 NHL games, was a healthy scratch for the first time in his 16-year career.

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St. Louis Blues defenseman Joel Edmundson (6) attempts to take the puck from Toronto Maple Leafs center John Tavares (91) during the first period of an NHL hockey game in Toronto on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

Toronto: At Winnipeg on Wednesday.

St. Louis: At Winnipeg on Monday.

Toronto Maple Leafs center Auston Matthews (34) gets a shot off during the first period of an NHL hockey game against the St. Louis Blues, in Toronto on Saturday, Oct. 20, 2018. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press via AP)

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Source: The Associated Press

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