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by Epiehl
Rated: E · Article · Sports · #2247652
A recap of yesterday's Toronto/New York Yankees.
The Toronto Blue Jays won their season opener yesterday, defeating the New York Yankees 3-2 in the 10th inning.

Jay's manager, Charlie Montoyo was really impressed on how his team played defensively.

"It was nice to see," said Montoyo at the postgame press conference.

At the top of the second inning, Lourdes Gurriel Jr. drove in Teoscar Hernandez with a RBI single.

Greg Sanchez put the Yankees ahead 2-1 in the bottom of the inning with a two run homer.

Hernandez tied the game at the top of the sixth inning with a solo home run.

Randal Grichuk drove in Hernandez at the top of the 10th inning with a RBI double to win the game for the Blue Jays.

Hernandez went three for four at the plate and had a RBI.

Jay's starting pitcher, Hyun-Jin Ryu, went 5.1 innings, giving up four hits, allowing two earned runs, a walk, and struck out five batters.

Jay's Julian Merrryweather got the save.

Sanchez went two for three at the plate and had two RBIs.

Yankee's starting pitcher, Gerrit Cole also went 5.1 innings, giving up five hits, two earned runs, two walks, and struck out eight batters.

Toronto plays the Yankees tomorrow.
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