Toronto vs New York Game Final 8-5 - J.A. Happ Earns Win
|Toronto vs New York Game Final 8-5 - J.A. Happ Earns Win|
Yunel Escobar drove in 5 runs as his Blue Jays defeated New York 8-5 at Yankee Stadium.
Toronto won as a +225 underdog, while Over-Under bettors who played OVER the total of 8.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
Toronto got 5 innings from J.A. Happ, who gave up 4 earned runs on 4 hits, while striking out 6. He earned the victory, while the Blue Jays got 5 RBIs from Yunel Escobar in the win.
New York's starting pitcher C.C. Sabathia worked 7 innings, giving up 9 hits and 2 earned runs while striking out 8 in the loss. They got 1 hit from Derek Jeter in a losing cause.
The battle of the bats favored Toronto as they had 12 hits, while New York only had 8.
The game was closed out by Casey Janssen who got the final outs in the victory. He allowed 0 hits, 0 walks and fanned 1 batter to earn the save.
Toronto heads into a battle against Tampa Bay. New York, meanwhile, will have their next action against Baltimore.