TORONTO — Tyler Austin introduced the Yankees again twice with home runs, however the hollow Dellin Betances positioned his club in by means of giving up a solo homer and a scouse borrow of house within the 8th inning was once too steep of an incline.
Austin homered within the 5th and seventh to tie the score, but former Yankee Yangervis Solarte’s leadoff homer within the eighth lifted the Blue Jays to a 5-3 win over the Yankees on Saturday in front of 37,692.
The damage curse persevered to haunt the Yankees. Left fielder Billy McKinney bumped into the left-field wall within the first inning and suffered a sprained AC joint within the left (throwing) shoulder that compelled him out of the sport. X-rays had been bad. Five innings later Adam Warren took a comebacker off his proper ankle. He, too, left the sport and X-rays had been poor.
It was Betances’ 2d subpar outings in as many games this season. He gave up a run and a homer in an opening Day victory.
Betances started the seventh by way of falling in the back of Curtis Granderson, THREE-ZERO. Strike one followed and Granderson dumped a comfortable unmarried into left field. After firing a called 3rd strike earlier Josh Donaldson at NINETY EIGHT-mph for the first out, Gary Sanchez stuck Granderson attempting to swipe 2d. Justin Smoak, who went THREE-for-3 against CC Sabathia, grounded to Betances for the final out.
He wasn’t as lucky in the eighth while the transfer-hitting Solarte overwhelmed a 2-0 pitch clocked at 97-mph prime over the center-field fence.
Kevin Pillar singled with one out and stole 2d, third and home. Betances’ throw house bounced short and huge of Sanchez.
Kevin Pillar steals house STANDING UP 😳
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The Entire talk about what number of home runs Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton may just hit dominated spring coaching, but it used to be a player who was despatched to the minors on March 21 that supplied the lengthy ball two times Saturday.
After tying the score, 2-2, with a -run homer off Marco Estrada in the 5th, Austin tied the ranking, THREE-THREE, with a -out blast in the seventh.
Warren replaced CC Sabathia at the get started of the 6th and had to go away the game while Aledmys Diaz hit a troublesome grounder off the decrease a part of Warren’s leg. The ball went directly to Austin in the beginning. He tagged Diaz as Pillar went to second. Pillar reached on a one-out walk.
Jonathan Holder surfaced from the bullpen to face the light-hitting Luke Maile and gave up an RBI single on a 1-1 pitch that broke a 2-2 tie.