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New York Yankees starting pitcher Gerrit Cole throws to a Toronto Blue Jays batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Buffalo, N.Y., Tuesday, Sept. 22, 2020. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Cole has sharp playoff prep as Yankees rout Blue Jays 12-1

Sep. 22, 2020 11:44 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Gerrit Cole limited the Toronto to five hits over seven innings in his final preparation for the playoffs, and Aaron Hicks drove in three runs in a 12-1 rout over the Blue Jays on Tuesday night. Cole (7-3) struck out seven and walked none, inducing 11 ground-ball outs and 14 swings and...

New York Yankees' Brett Gardner hits a two-run home run during the fourth inning of the team's baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Yanks hit 5 HR in inning, top Toronto 10-7 for 8-game streak

Sep. 18, 2020 12:22 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner, DJ LeMahieu and Luke Voit homered on consecutive pitches for the New York Yankees -- and that was just the start of the night’s power surge. By the time the Bombers’ barrage was over, the Yankees had hit a record-setting 1.42 miles of home runs in a three-game...

New York Yankees' Brett Gardner hits a two-run home run during the fourth inning of the team's baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays on Thursday, Sept. 17, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Yankees hit 5 home runs in inning for 1st time

Sep. 17, 2020 9:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees hit five run home runs in an inning for the first time in their history. Brett Gardner, DJ LeMehieu and Luke Voit homered on consecutive pitches in the fourth inning from Toronto's Chase Anderson on Thursday night. Voit's home run was his major league-leading 20th. Aaron Hicks...

New York Mets second baseman Robinson Cano wears a New York Police Department cap while warming up before a baseball game against the Toronto Blue Jays in Buffalo, N.Y., Friday, Sept. 11, 2020. Mets players and coaches wore first responder caps in honor of the 19th anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, terror attacks. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

DeGrom, in NYPD hat, backed by 10-run 4th, Mets rout Jays

Sep. 11, 2020 11:26 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Jacob deGrom, wearing an NYPD cap in honor of first responders on the 19th anniversary of the 9/11 terrorist attacks, pitched six strong innings and the New York Mets backed him in a big way, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 18-1 Friday night. In addition to the police department, caps...

New York Yankees starting pitcher Deivi Garcia throws to a Toronto Blue Jays batter during the first inning of a baseball game in Buffalo, N.Y., Wednesday, Sept. 9, 2020. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

García 1st MLB win, Yankees end 5-game skid, top Blue Jays

Sep. 9, 2020 10:48 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Deivi García earned his first major league win, Gleyber Torres drove in four runs and the New York Yankees snapped a five-game losing streak, beating the Toronto Blue Jays 7-2 on Wednesday night. The Yankees had lost 15 of 20 and fallen to the edge of the expanded playoff field....

Boston Red Sox's Christian Vazquez (7) scores the winning run next to Toronto Blue Jays' Caleb Joseph during the ninth inning of a baseball game Saturday, Sept. 5, 2020, in Boston. (AP Photo/Michael Dwyer)

Bogaerts, Vázquez rally Red Sox in 9th past Blue Jays 9-8

Sep. 6, 2020 12:23 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Xander Bogaerts hit a tying homer in the ninth inning and catcher Christian Vázquez manufactured the winning run with his legs, rallying the Boston Red Sox past the Toronto Blue Jays 9-8 on Saturday night. Bogaerts’ leadoff shot to center field against closer Anthony Bass (2-3)...

Toronto Blue Jays' Danny Jansen is congratulated by teammates in the dugout after his two-run home run against the Boston Red Sox during the second inning of the first game of a baseball doubleheader Friday, Sept. 4, 2020, at Fenway Park in Boston. (AP Photo/Winslow Townson)

Red Sox earn split of doubleheader with win over Blue Jays

Sep. 4, 2020 11:34 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Yairo Muñoz had three hits and the Boston Red Sox salvaged a spit of their doubleheader as the “road” team at Fenway Park with a 3-2 over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night to halt a five-game losing streak. Muñoz went a combined 6 for 7 in the twinbill with a...

Baltimore Orioles pitcher Cesar Valdez (62) helps Toronto Blue Jays' Lourdes Gurriel Jr. off the ground after he was tagged out at the plate to end a baseball game in the 11th inning in Buffalo, N.Y., Monday, Aug. 31, 2020. Baltimore beat Toronto 4-3. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Iglesias' hit, throw help Orioles to 4-3 win over Blue Jays

Aug. 31, 2020 7:13 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — José Iglesias and Bryan Holaday had RBI doubles in the 11th inning for Baltimore, and Iglesias threw out the potential tying run at home plate as the Orioles salvaged a 4-3 win against the Toronto Blue Jays to break a five-game losing streak on Monday. Iglesias' leadoff hit, to...

Toronto Blue Jays' Randal Grichuk, left, touches the plate under Baltimore Orioles catcher Pedro Severino to score the winning run on Teoscar Hernández's walkoff two-run single during the ninth inning of a baseball game in Buffalo, N.Y., Sunday, Aug. 30, 2020. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Hernández's single gives Blue Jays 6-5 win over Orioles

Aug. 30, 2020 11:58 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Teoscar Hernández hit a two-run single with two out in the ninth inning, lifting the Toronto Blue Jays to a 6-5 win over the Baltimore Orioles on Sunday. Hernández came up with the bases loaded and grounded a single into left field. Pinch runner Santiago Espinal scored easily...

Boston Red Sox relief pitcher Phillips Valdez throws against the Toronto Blue Jays during the fifth inning of a baseball game in Buffalo, N.Y., Tuesday, Aug. 25, 2020. (AP Photo/Adrian Kraus)

Devers hits 3-run triple, Red Sox rally to beat Blue Jays

Aug. 25, 2020 11:29 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Rafael Devers hit a three-run triple to highlight Boston's six-run outburst in the sixth inning as the Red Sox rallied to beat the Toronto Blue Jays 9-7 on Tuesday night. Devers, who snapped an 0-for-10 streak with a single in the second inning, hit a full-count slider from A.J. Cole,...