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TODAY'S WRAPS: August 08, 2007
Doubles burst Bombers' bubble
Wang on wrong end of rout
Right-hander Chien-Ming Wang allowed a career-high eight runs in a career-low 2 2/3 frames, and the 'pen was unable to slow down Toronto either. Hot-hitting Robinson Cano homered twice for New York, while Hideki Matsui hit his 23rd long ball.
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 Cano's homer
Blue Jays 15, Yankees 4
Lyle Overbay and Alex Rios combined for five hits, six runs scored and a pair of RBIs. (Frank Gunn/AP)
Series at a glance:
Jays splurge on offense
The Jays connected on a club-record nine doubles, two apiece by Matt Stairs, Frank Thomas and Alex Rios. Vernon Wells, who had a double among his three hits, had four RBIs and two runs scored. Roy Halladay benefited from all the support, earning his 13th win.
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 Zaun's two-run double
NYY
NY Yankees (63-51)
Lost 1
Toronto 15, NY Yankees 4   TOR
Toronto (57-56)
Won 1
August 8, 2007
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   R   H   E 
NY Yankees
0 2 0 0 0 0 2 0 0   4 7 1
Toronto
3 0 5 1 0 5 1 0 X   15 16 0
Standings thru 8/8/07  |  Gameday  |  Yankees Stats  |  Blue Jays Stats
NY YankeesABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Cabrera, CF4010011.302
Jeter, SS3000011.326
  Damon, 1B1000000.257
Abreu, RF2000020.284
  Duncan, RF2010011.314
Posada, C2000111.338
  Molina, C1000001.221
Matsui, LF4111012.293
Giambi, DH4110001.260
Cano, 2B4223010.309
Betemit, 3B-SS4000010.241
Phillips, 1B-3B3010000.289
Totals34474198 

BATTING
HR: Cano 2 (13, 2nd inning off Halladay, 1 on, 2 out; 7th inning off Halladay, 0 on, 1 out), Matsui (23, 7th inning off Halladay, 0 on, 0 out).
TB: Cabrera; Duncan; Matsui 4; Giambi; Cano 8; Phillips.
RBI: Cano 3 (68), Matsui (80).
2-out RBI: Cano 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Posada.
Team LOB: 4.

FIELDING
E: Jeter (14, fielding).
Outfield assists: Abreu (Zaun at 1st base).
DP: 2 (Abreu-Phillips, Jeter-Cano-Phillips).

 
TorontoABRHRBIBBSOLOBAVG
Stairs, LF4320212.290
Overbay, 1B5331013.252
Rios, RF5321011.302
Wells, CF4234001.261
Thomas, DH5133003.265
  1-Thigpen, PR-DH0000000.275
Glaus, 3B3200222.250
  Luna, 3B0000000.000
Hill, 2B5112033.274
Zaun, C3012200.246
McDonald, SS4012111.273
Totals381516157916 


1-Ran for Thomas in the 7th.

BATTING
2B: Stairs 2 (17, Wang, Wang), Rios 2 (32, Wang, Karstens), Wells (31, Wang), Zaun (13, Wang), Thomas 2 (20, Karstens, Villone), Overbay (21, Karstens).
TB: Stairs 4; Overbay 4; Rios 4; Wells 4; Thomas 5; Hill; Zaun 2; McDonald.
RBI: Rios (65), Wells 4 (64), Overbay (33), Thomas 3 (68), Zaun 2 (30), Hill 2 (61), McDonald 2 (22).
2-out RBI: Zaun 2; Thomas; Hill 2; McDonald 2.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Stairs; Glaus; Overbay 2; Hill.
SF: Wells.
GIDP: Thomas.
Team LOB: 7.

 
NY YankeesIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Wang (L, 13-6)2.29882303.94
Karstens 3.035232010.13
Villone 1.14222303.56
Farnsworth 1.00000104.76
 
TorontoIPHRERBBSOHRERA
Halladay (W, 13-5)7.06441834.17
Wolfe 1.01000002.11
Accardo 1.00000102.47

WP: Karstens.
Pitches-strikes: Wang 59-28, Karstens 61-32, Villone 51-30, Farnsworth 12-9, Halladay 108-68, Wolfe 13-10, Accardo 16-11.
Ground outs-fly outs: Wang 3-2, Karstens 0-7, Villone 0-1, Farnsworth 0-2, Halladay 7-6, Wolfe 2-1, Accardo 1-1.
Batters faced: Wang 17, Karstens 16, Villone 10, Farnsworth 3, Halladay 28, Wolfe 4, Accardo 3.
Inherited runners-scored: Karstens 1-0, Villone 3-3.
EjectionsNew York Yankees right fielder Bobby Abreu ejected by HP umpire Derryl Cousins. (4th).
Umpires: HP: Derryl Cousins. 1B: Chad Fairchild. 2B: Mark Carlson. 3B: Angel Hernandez.
Weather: 86 degrees, clear.
Wind: 17 mph, L to R.
T: 2:59.
Att: 40,811.

Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner
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