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Bautista Homers, Blue Jays Beat Yankees To Avoid 3-Game Sweep

Bautista Homers, Blue Jays Beat Yankees To Avoid 3-Game Sweep

TORONTO (AP) — Jose Bautista hit a two-run homer, Drew Hutchison won his third straight start and the Toronto Blue Jays avoided a three-game sweep by beating the New York Yankees 3-1 on Sunday. The Blue Jays and the division-leading Yankees, separated by a half-game atop the AL East, will meet seven more times before the end of the season. Toronto swept a three-game series at Yankee Stadium last weekend. New York's Carlos Beltran had delivered big homers in the first two games of the series. In the finale, however, he helped sparked a Toronto burst in the third inning after losing Troy Tulowitzki's flyball to right field in the sun. Initially ruled an error,...

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