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Aaron Judge hit a three-run homer late in the ninth to give the Yankees a 6-5 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.
Aaron Judge hit a three-run homer late in the ninth inning to give the Yankees a 6-5 win over the Toronto Blue Jays.
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Called to protect a lead late in the game for a 14th time, Jordan Romano (1-2) failed for only a second time. He gave up walks to Jose Trevino and DJ LeMahieu before making a shot to Judge’s taste.
The outfielder thus became the first player to total 10 homers this season in major league baseball. He thus inflicted a third loss in a row on the Toronto team.
Having struggled on offense recently, the Blue Jays quickly set the tone in this game. The first batter to face Luis Severino, George Springer hit a solo homer. In the second, Santiago Espinal added more by hitting a two-run double.
The Yankees are first in the East Division of the American, however, and we must not…
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