Yankees nip Blue Jays

Yankees nip Blue Jays

Hideki Matsui drove in the winning run to give the New York Yankees a 3-2 win over the Toronto Blue Jays in the rubber match Thursday at Rogers Centre.

The Yankees won the game as -150 favorites, while the team's played UNDER the posted over/under (9).

Derek Jeter and Nick Swisher scored the other goals for the Yankees. C.C. Sabathia allowed five runs off five hits over eight innings for the win, and Mariano Rivera notched his seventh save.

Alex Rios homered in a losing effort for the Blue Jays. Jesse Carlson surrendered the winning run in relief and was tagged with the loss.