The New York Yankees were defeated by the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night. The game took place at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 2-1 Blue Jays. Nathan Eovaldi started for the Yankees and pitched very well and the offense didn't do much.
Eovaldi pitched 6 1/3 innings giving up five hits and a run with two walks and three strikeouts. Justin Wilson pitched to one batter and struck him out, Dellin Betances pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up a hit adn a walk with two strikeouts and Andrew Miller pitched an inning giving up a hit. Branden Pinder pitched an inning giving up a hit and a run with a strikeout and he took his first loss of the season.
R.A. Dickey pitched seven innings giving up six hits and a run with two walks and three strikeouts. LaTroy Hawkins pitched an inning giving up a hit and he struck out one, Brett Cecil pitched an inning giving up a hit and won his third game of the season and Roberto Osuna saved his ninth game of the season pitching a perfect inning.
Brett Gardner had two hits, Alex Rodriguez drew a walk and Mark Teixeira had two hits and an RBI. Carlos Beltran had a hit and drew a walk, Chase Headley had a hit and Didi Gregorius had two hits and Teixeira hit a homerun. The Yankees were 0-2 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base. Teixeira committed an error.
Troy Tulowitzki drew a walk, Josh Donaldson had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk and Jose Bautista had two hits, an RBI and drew a walk. Edward Encarnacion had a hit, Russell Martin had a hit and Chris Colabello had a hit. Kevin Pillar had a hit, Ben Revere had a hit and Encarnacion hti a double. Donaldson and Bautista each hit a homerun and the Blue Jays were 0-7 with runners in scoring position and left nine men on base. Bautista had a stolen base.
In the first Donaldson hit a solo homerun giving the Blue Jays a 1-0 lead. In the second Teixeira hit a solo homerun to tie the game at one. In the tenth inning Bautista hit a solo homerun to give the Jays a 2-1 lead and that would be the final score. The two teams will play game two of three on Saturday afternoon.