Toronto Blue Jays 8, New York Yankees 2
Teoscar Hernandez hit two home runs, while Sean Reid-Foley was solid through five innings as the Toronto Blue Jays defeated the New York Yankees 8-2 on Friday evening.
Meanwhile, Danny Jansen and Randal Grichuk also hit home runs for the Blue Jays. The win evened the four-game series at one apiece.
Also, Reid-Foley collected the win after allowing just one run over five hits. He struck out five batters.
The defeat ended the Yankees nine match winning streak at nine.
Former Toronto star J.A. Happ struggled at the mound for the Yankees. He conceded six runs during four attemps and walked three batters.
It was Grichuk that opened the scoring during the opening innings. He sent a fastball from Happ over the left wall for a two-run homer. At the time, this gave the Jays a 2-0 lead.
Toronto added to their lead during the second inning. Hernandez hit his first homer of the game. This was a full-count solo shot for a 3-0 lead.