Toronto Blue Jays 12 New York Yankees 7
The Toronto Blue Jays have rocketed into the second seed in the AL East.
With a win over the New York Yankees the Jays have put themselves in a great position moving forward.
Things are looking bright for Toronto as they have won six of their last ten games.
The Jays are climbing up the standings and are looking to secure a playoff position moving forward.
Toronto has two more games against the Yankees before a three game set with the Mets.
Toronto sent Hyun-jin Ryu to the mound on Monday night.
Ryu did not pitch his best game but kept the Yankees at bay while Torontos bats went to work.
The Jays put up a whopping ten runs in the sixth inning to blow the game open.
Danny Jansen had a big night as he drove in four runs with one swing.
The Yankees sent Jordan Montgomery to the mound on Monday.
Montgomery pitched three innings giving up two runs on six hits.
Yankees relief pitcher Adam Ottavino was the beneficiary of the Blue Jays onslaught in the sixth.
Toronto has looked strong since the trade deadline.
Adding pitching depth and postional players has given Toronto the boost it needed.
The shortened season has been a turbulent one but the young Jays are thriving and theres no sign of slowing down.
The Jays will look to expand their lead over the Yankees in the AL on Tuesday night.
Game is set for 6:07pm EST.