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Batista Blows It, Yankees Score Twice in the Ninth

Batista Blows It, Yankees Score Twice in the Ninth

BRONX, N.Y. – The New York Yankees would get a solo home run from Hideki Matsui and a bases loaded RBI single from Felix Escalona against Miguel Batista in the bottom of the ninth to come from behind and beat the Toronto Blue Jays 5-4 Tuesday night in New York.

After having been swept by the Detroit Tigers in three games, the Toronto Blue Jays looked lifeless in their opener at Yankee Stadium which saw the Bronx Bombers pound the Jays in a 7-0 shutout. The Blue Jays would look to Josh Towers to end his team's four-game skid as they took on former Jay Al Leiter in game two of their four-game series Tuesday night. Towers, who has been stingy on the road... Recommended Stories

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