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by Epiehl
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A recap of last night's New York Yankees/Toronto Game Two
The Toronto Blue Jays have finally won a series since April as the team defeated the New York Yankees last night 11-7, thanks to Vladmir Guerrero.

Down 7-6 in the bottom of the eighth inning, Guerrero hit a three run homer to put the Jays ahead for good.

Randal Grichuk followed that up with a solo home run, his second of the game.

Grichuk hit a two run homer in the first to put his team ahead 2-0.

Brandon Drury also hit a solo home run in the bottom of the eighth inning.

Gary Sanchez made it a 3-1 game at top of the fourth inning with a solo home run.

The next inning, the Yankees scored three runs to go ahead 4-3.

In the bottom of the fifth inning, Lourdes Guerriel scored on an error to tie the game 4-4.

At the top of the sixth inning, D.J. LeMahieu hit a three run homer to put the Yankees ahead again 7-4.

In the bottom of the seventh inning, Teoscar Hernandez closed the gap with a two run double.

LeMahieu went three for five at the plate and collected four RBIs.

Yankee's starting pitcher, Jamie Paxton, went 4.2 innings, giving up four hits, three earned runs, three walks, and struck out four batters.

Guerrero and Grichuk went two for four at the plate last night.

Both players had three RBIs.

Toronto's starter, Trent Thornton, went five innings, giving up five hits, four earned runs, three walks, and struck out four batters.

Thornton threw 92 pitches.

Preview: Yankees Verses Jays Game Three

Tonight 7:07 p.m. EDT.

Rogers Centre, Toronto, ONT.

Tonight's Pitchers:

NYY: J.A. Happ - 5-3.

TOR: Edwin Jackson - 0-3.

Toronto is looking to sweep tonight, unfortunately, Jackson is struggling.

Jackson is going for his first win of the season tonight.

Jackson hasn't faced the Yankees since June of 2012.

Happ, meanwhile, hasn't faced the Jays since August 19, 2018.

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