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  1. Are the Yankees planning around big Toronto series?Read the original story w/Photo

    14 min ago | NJ.com

    ... Just as helpful as anything. That's why we'll probably stay in rotation." Toronto is first in the American League East after overtaking New York midway through August en route to posting a 21-6 record in the month. The Yankees all watched Toronto's ...

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  2. Maybe that month off for Yankees' Michael Pineda was a blessingRead the original story w/Photo

    15 min ago | NJ.com

    Yankees ' righty Michael Pineda reported trouble with his forearm in late July in Texas and went on the 15-day disabled list soon after. Yeah, he missed a month and maybe, oh, five starts as the Yankees lost their grip on the American League East, but before that injury Pineda's innings were being watched closely and he was probably going to have to be skipped or pushed back for a few starts anyway.

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  3. Jays and Yankees win on Wednesday; full MLB roundupRead the original story

    39 min ago | Cape Breton Post

    LOS ANGELES _ Clayton Kershaw struck out 15 to set a season career high with 251, Chase Utley hit a go-ahead homer in the sixth inning and the Los Angeles Dodgers beat the San Francisco Giants 2-1 on Wednesday night for a series sweep that increased their NL West lead to 6 1/2 games. The second-place Giants' fifth straight loss left them facing their largest division deficit of the season.

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  4. POLL: Who should pitch a Yankees' winner-take-all Wild Card game?Read the original story w/Photo

    57 min ago | NJ.com

    Yankees ' manager Joe Girardi said Wednesday it's "absolutely" too early to talk about who might pitch a one-game Wild Card is that's what it comes down to in October for New York. As of Thursday, the Yankees trail the Toronto Blue Jays in the American League East by 1.5 games and will struggle to overtake the squad from Canada-it has, after all, won 23 of its last 28 games.

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  5. Alex Rodriguez tops Yankees' 6 biggest September concernsRead the original story w/Photo

    58 min ago | The Newark Star-Ledger

    ... fter Thursday's off day, the Yankees will return to the Bronx for a 10-game homestand against a trio of American League East opponents and Tampa Bay, Baltimore and, finally, division-leading Toronto.

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  6. Donaldson, Dickey shine as Blue Jays down Indians 5-1Read the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | GlobalNews

    ... New York Yankees defeated Boston 13-8 earlier in the day to remain 1.5 games back of the Jays in the American League East. Dickey (10-10) retired the Indians in order in seven of his nine innings, dispatching 14 straight batters at one point for his ...

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  7. Joe Girardi: Alex Rodriguez not 'comfortable' at first base - yetRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | New York Post

    Manager Joe Girardi opted not to play Alex Rodriguez at first base Wednesday against Red Sox left-hander Henry Owens, but the manager said it's possible, with more time to work around the bag, that the designated hitter could be a fit at some point. "I don't think Alex is ready to do it.

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  8. Dickey throws 4-hitter, Jays beat Indians 5-1Read the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | Hometown Annapolis

    Dickey pitched a four-hitter to win his seventh straight decision, Donaldson had three hits and the Blue Jays beat the Indians 5-1. AL East-leading Toronto won for the fifth time in six games, maintaining a 1 1/2-game lead over the New York Yankees, who beat Boston 13-8.

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  9. Floyd Returns From Injury But Indians Lose 5-1 To JaysRead the original story w/Photo

    3 hrs ago | TheCourier.com

    R.A. Dickey pitched a four-hitter to win his seventh straight decision, Josh Donaldson had three hits and the Toronto Blue Jays beat Cleveland 5-1 on Wednesday.

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  10. R.A. Dickey four-hitter lifts Toronto over Cleveland, 5-1Read the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Times-Picayune

    R.A. Dickey pitched a four-hitter to win his seventh straight decision, Josh Donaldson had three hits and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Cleveland Indians 5-1 on Wednesday night. Toronto won for the fifth time in six games and maintained a 1 1/2-game lead over the New York Yankees in the AL East.

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  11. Blue Jays Sizzle, Bisons FlounderRead the original story

    6 hrs ago | Art Voice

    Since acquiring shortstop Troy Tulowitski and ace pitcher David Price, the team went 21-5 during the month of August. The team had at one time set the bar at qualifying for the playoffs and ending their 22 year post season drought, but now dream of an American League East pennant, a deep run into the postseason and a shot at a World Series title are now on many people's minds.

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  12. Red Sox: Yanks use long-ball to win rubber gameRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | Cape Cod Times

    Stephen Drew and the rest of the bottom of the batting order helped the New York Yankees open an 11-run lead. The Yankees needed almost all of it to leave Fenway Park just one game behind the Toronto Blue Jays in the AL East.

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  13. Mini-Bronx zoo? Girardi-Cashman split on A-Rod playing firstRead the original story w/Photo

    6 hrs ago | New York Post

    If there's a lesson for Joe Girardi to learn from Wednesday's adventurous work shift at Fenway Park, it probably goes something like this: A rare public lobbying effort by the Yankees' manager turned into a public stand-down, and then his own players dismissed Girardi's concerns by out-bashing and outlasting the Red Sox, 13-8. So the big picture is positive for the Yankees , who capitalized on a soft spot in their schedule by going 5-1 through Atlanta and Boston, even though that run merely kept pace with the ridiculously hot Blue Jays , whom they trail by 1 A1/a games in the American League East.

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  14. Yankees' Bats Come Alive, Take Rubber Game 13-8 At FenwayRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    All nine Yankees in the starting lineup had at least one hit, and seven of the nine had an RBI as New York pounded out a 13-8 victory on Wednesday afternoon, taking the series rubber game from Boston at Fenway Park. Greg Bird and John Ryan Murphy hit back-to-back homers in an eight run second-inning.

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  15. Donaldson stays hot in Al MVP race, Trout still in huntRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Reuters

    ... and is batting .304 with 36 home runs. More importantly, the Blue Jays have surged to the top of the American League East since the All-Star break and have compiled a 76-57 record. The 24-year-old seems to find himself in contention for the game's ...

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  16. Who Wasn't On First At Fenway Wednesday?Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Hartford Courant

    In the Bizarro World game of "who's on first," it's probably best to start with who wasn't on first base Wednesday as the Yankees out-blasted and outlasted the Red Sox, 13-8, at Fenway Park. Hanley Ramirez, who missed his sixth consecutive game with a sore right shoulder, wasn't on first base.

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  17. Yankees trample Boston Red Sox, 13-8 | Rapid reactionRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | SILive.com

    ... win, yes, but a win nonetheless. What it means: New York and Toronto are jockeying for first in the American League East, the Blue Jays ahead 1.5 games coming into Wednesday. Toronto walked off Cleveland Tuesday night ( as the Yankees watched ) and ...

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  18. Donaldson, Dickey shine as Blue Jays continue torrid run with win over IndiansRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | Canada.com

    ... New York Yankees defeated Boston 13-8 earlier in the day to remain 1.5 games back of the Jays in the American League East. Dickey (10-10) retired the Indians in order in seven of his nine innings, dispatching 14 straight batters at one point for his ...

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  19. Latecomers miss Jays' early-bird outburstRead the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | The Toronto Star

    ... the win over Cleveland meant the Jays remained a game-and-a-half up on New York for first place in the American League East, the latest into the season they've been in first since 1993. Toronto has been in first place for nine days now, thanks to ...

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  20. Trevor Bauer's Cleveland Indians no match for R.A. Dickey's Toronto Blue Jays: DMan's...Read the original story w/Photo

    8 hrs ago | Cleveland.com

    Right-hander R.A. Dickey pitched a four-hitter and Josh Donaldson went 3-for-4 with three RBI and two runs as the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the Cleveland Indians, 5-1, Wednesday night at Rogers Centre in Toronto. Tribe righty Trevor Bauer allowed five runs on six hits in 1 1/3 innings.

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