Blue Jays Beaten 4-2 by Yankees

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Josh Thole registered one hit to earn a game grade of 88.5 (B+) but the Blue Jays were downed by New York, 4-2. Toronto stranded 10 runners.

With the score knotted at 1-1 in the bottom of the third, the Yankees broke the tie when Curtis Granderson hit a single off starter R.A. Dickey, scoring Robinson Cano. With the game again even at 2-2 in the bottom of the eighth, the Yankees took the lead for good when Alfonso Soriano took Dickey deep to drive in Cano.

Dickey went eight innings and fell to 9-12 on the season while surrendering four runs on six hits with nine strikeouts and two walks. David Huff (1-0) got the victory after going five innings and allowing no runs on one hit with two strikeouts and four walks. Thole was tops in the batter's box for the Blue Jays, going 1 for 3 with a home run, a run, and an RBI. Cano finished 2 for 4 with a double and two runs in the win.

The Blue Jays will go up against the Yankees again Thursday at Yankee Stadium at 1:05 PM EDT.


Blue Jays Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
B+ 88.5 J. Thole C 3 1 1 1 1 0 0
B+ 87.8 A. Lind 1B 2 1 0 0 0 2 0
B 86.0 A. Gose CF 3 1 1 0 0 0 0
B 85.2 R. Davis RF 4 1 0 0 0 1 1
B 83.9 K. Pillar LF 2 0 0 0 0 1 1
C 74.7 M. Kawasaki 2B 4 1 0 0 1 0 1
C 74.7 B. Lawrie 3B 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
C- 71.0 M. Sierra PH 0 0 0 0 0 1 0
D+ 68.3 E. Encarnacio DH 4 0 0 0 0 1 2
D+ 67.0 J. Reyes SS 2 0 0 0 0 0 1
D 63.0 M. DeRosa 2B 3 0 0 0 0 0 2


Yankees Offense
Grade Player P AB H R HR RBI BB SO
A 92.1 R. Cano 2B 4 2 2 0 0 0 0
A- 90.9 A. Soriano LF 3 1 1 1 2 1 1
A- 90.0 J. Nix 3B 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
B 84.4 C. Granderson CF 3 1 0 0 1 1 1
B 84.0 E. Nunez SS 3 1 1 0 0 0 2
C 74.7 I. Suzuki RF 4 1 0 0 0 0 0
D+ 68.0 M. Reynolds PR 2 0 0 0 0 0 0
D+ 67.0 A. Romine C 2 0 0 0 1 0 1
D 63.0 L. Overbay 1B 3 0 0 0 0 0 2
D- 60.0 B. Gardner DH 4 0 0 0 0 0 2


Blue Jays Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
B 85.8 R. Dickey 8.0 4.50 1.00 6 9 2 122


Yankees Pitching
Grade Player IP ERA WHIP HA SO BB PC
A 94.9 D. Huff 5.0 0.00 1.00 1 2 4 70
A- 90.4 M. Rivera 1.0 0.00 1.00 1 2 0 11
D 66.9 A. Warren 3.0 6.00 2.00 4 4 2 61