Contact Us

Phil Hughes is Solid as Yankees Defeat Blue Jays 2-1

Toronto Blue Jays v New York Yankees
Getty Images

After coming up short Monday night, the Yankees pitching would be great as they defeated the Blue Jays 2-1 on Tuesday Night.

The Yankees would get on the board first in the 3rd inning as Nick Swisher would keep up his hot streak with an RBI single to score Jayson Nix. Curtis Granderson would add another run in the bottom of the 4th with a sacrifice fly that scored the newly accquired Steve Pearce. The Blue Jays would saw the lead in half with a home run by third baseman Adeiny Hechavarria, his first in his major league career.

Phil Hughes would pitch well going 7 innings allowing only the home run to Hechavarria whle strking out 5 and walking 3. Hughes’ opponent Ricky Romero would also pitch well also going 7 innings, striking out 6 and walking 2.

The Yankees bullpen would get it done in the end as David Robertson would have a 5 pitch 1-2-3 8th inning and Rafael Soriano would redeem himself after his  outing on Monday night giving him the chance to untuck as he saved the game striking out 2 of the 3 batters he faced.

The rubber game between these two teams will be Wednesday afternoon with CC Sabathia on the mound for the Yankees taking on J.A. Happ for the Jays. You can catch all the play by play with John Sterling and Suzyn Waldman on 104.5 The Team ESPN Radio. Pregame at 12:30, first pitch at 1:05.

Best of 104.5 The Team

Recommended For You

Around the Web

Leave a Comment

It appears that you already have an account created within our VIP network of sites on . To keep your points and personal information safe, we need to verify that it's really you. To activate your account, please confirm your password. When you have confirmed your password, you will be able to log in through Facebook on both sites.

Forgot your password?

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

It appears that you already have an account on this site associated with . To connect your existing account just click on the account activation button below. You will maintain your existing VIP profile. After you do this, you will be able to always log in to http://1045theteam.com using your original account information.

*Please note that your points, prizes and activities will not be shared between programs within our VIP network.

Please fill out the information below to help us provide you a better experience.

(Forgot your password?)

Register on 104.5 The Team ESPN Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Not a member? Sign up here

Register on 104.5 The Team ESPN Radio quickly by logging in with your Facebook account. It's just as secure, and no password to remember!

Sign up to have exclusive Teammates contests, events, coupons, presales, and much more delivered to you for FREE.