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Price pitches 7 shutout innings, Jays beat Yankees 4-2

Price pitches 7 shutout innings, Jays beat Yankees 4-2

TORONTO (AP) — David Price received the Blue Jays off to a winning start in Toronto's most significant series of the season.

Price pitched seven shutout innings, Jose Bautista had two hits & the Blue Jays used a three-run first inning to beat the New York Yankees 4-2 on Monday night.

Price improved to 8-1 in 10 starts with Toronto since being acquired in a July 30 trade with Detroit.

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Price pitches 7 shutout innings, Jays beat Yankees 4-2

Price pitches 7 shutout innings, Jays beat Yankees 4-2

TORONTO (AP) — David Price received the Blue Jays off to a winning start in Toronto's most significant series of the season.

Price pitched seven shutout innings, Jose Bautista had two hits & the Blue Jays used a three-run first inning to beat the New York Yankees 4-2 on Monday night.

Price improved to 8-1 in 10 starts with Toronto since being acquired in a July 30 trade with Detroit.

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Price wins again, 1st-place Blue Jays top Braves 9-1

Price wins again, 1st-place Blue Jays top Braves 9-1

ATLANTA (AP) — David Price allowed one run in seven innings, Russell Martin hit a homer & drove in four runs, & the Toronto Blue Jays beat Shelby Miller & the Atlanta Braves 9-1 on Wednesday night to protect their lead in the AL East.

Price (16-5) gave up six hits & had nine strikeouts as he improved to 7-1 since coming to Toronto in a trade with Detroit. He lowered his ERA to 2.42.

The Blue Jays stayed three games ahead of second-place New York in the division. The Yankees beat the Rays 3-1.

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Price wins again, 1st-place Blue Jays top Braves 9-1

Price wins again, 1st-place Blue Jays top Braves 9-1

ATLANTA (AP) — David Price allowed one run in seven innings, Russell Martin hit a homer & drove in four runs, & the Toronto Blue Jays beat Shelby Miller & the Atlanta Braves 9-1 on Wednesday night to protect their lead in the AL East.

Price (16-5) gave up six hits & had nine strikeouts as he improved to 7-1 since coming to Toronto in a trade with Detroit. He lowered his ERA to 2.42.

The Blue Jays stayed three games ahead of second-place New York in the division. The Yankees beat the Rays 3-1.

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Blue Jays-Yankees Preview

Blue Jays-Yankees Preview

Luis Severino was a name swirling around the New York Yankees' rumored deals to land David Price at the trade deadline. The prized prospect, however, stayed put while the much sought after Price went to the division rival Toronto Blue Jays.

Severino & Price will pitch opposite one another Thursday night as the Yankees & Blue Jays open a pivotal four-game series in the Bronx.

The Blue Jays (79-60) lost two of three in Boston this week yet retained their 1 1/2-game AL East lead over the Yankees (77-61), who dropped the final two games against Baltimore.

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Blue Jays-Yankees Preview

Blue Jays-Yankees Preview

Luis Severino was a name swirling around the New York Yankees' rumored deals to land David Price at the trade deadline. The prized prospect, however, stayed put while the much sought after Price went to the division rival Toronto Blue Jays.

Severino & Price will pitch opposite one another Thursday night as the Yankees & Blue Jays open a pivotal four-game series in the Bronx.

The Blue Jays (79-60) lost two of three in Boston this week yet retained their 1 1/2-game AL East lead over the Yankees (77-61), who dropped the final two games against Baltimore.

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Davis hits 2 HRs, Orioles beat Jays 10-2

Davis hits 2 HRs, Orioles beat Jays 10-2

TORONTO (AP) — Another two-homer game by Baltimore slugger Chris Davis gave him a spot in the Orioles record book.

Davis hit two home runs to take the major league lead with 40, Matt Wieters & Adam Jones both connected & Baltimore beat the Toronto Blue Jays 10-2 on Friday night.

''This was a huge win for us,'' Davis said. ''(Toronto) is playing well, they're obviously at the top of the division, making a run for it. It was huge for us to come in here & have the kind of game that we had.''

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Dickey throws 4-hitter, Jays beat Indians 5-1

Dickey throws 4-hitter, Jays beat Indians 5-1

TORONTO (AP) — R.A. Dickey called talented teammate Josh Donaldson ''a superhero.''

Against the Cleveland Indians on Wednesday night, Dickey was pretty super, too.

Dickey pitched a four-hitter to win his seventh straight decision, Donaldson had three hits & the Blue Jays beat the Indians 5-1.

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OF Chris Heisey returns to Dodgers in deal with Toronto

OF Chris Heisey returns to Dodgers in deal with Toronto

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The Dodgers acquired outfielder Chris Heisey from the Toronto Blue Jays in exchange for a player to be named after or cash considerations in a minor league deal.

Heisey started the season with the Dodgers, appearing in 17 games for Los Angeles before being designated for assignment on July 30.

The 30-year-old Heisey combined to hit .218 with 16 homers & 39 RBIs in 80 games with the Dodgers' Triple-A Oklahoma City affiliate & Toronto's Triple-A Buffalo.

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Salazar fans 10, Indians beat Jays 4-2

Salazar fans 10, Indians beat Jays 4-2

TORONTO (AP) — Still recovering from an illness that forced him to miss a start last week, Cleveland's Danny Salazar had only one thing on his mind after beating the Toronto Blue Jays.

''I just want to go home & sleep right now,'' a weary Salazar said after shutting down the highest-scoring team in baseball.

Jerry Sands singled home the go-ahead run in the seventh inning, Salazar struck out 10 & the Indians won their sixth straight game, beating the Blue Jays 4-2 on Monday night.

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