A.J. Burnett greets Robinson Cano with a celebratory pie to the face. (Kathy Willens/AP)
By Anthony DiComo / MLB.com
Robinson Cano's fourth walk-off hit of the season -- and the Yankees' 11th -- capped off a 6-1 homestand for New York, which edged Toronto despite throwing four wild pitches and losing Derek Jeter to injury early. Chad Gaudin earned the win with scoreless innings in the 10th and 11th.
BATTING HR: Ruiz, R (2, 2nd inning off Burnett, 0 on, 0 out). TB: Wells, V; Lind 2; Scutaro 2;
Ruiz, R 5; Inglett; Encarnacion; Chavez, R 2; Hill, A; Overbay 2. RBI: Ruiz, R (2), Chavez, R (12). Runners
left in scoring position, 2 out: Wells, V; Hill, A 3; Ruiz, R. GIDP: Ruiz, R. Team RISP: 1-for-8. Team
FIELDING E: Romero, R (2, pickoff). DP: (Scutaro-Overbay). Pickoffs:
Chavez, R (Pena, R at 1st base).
Game Scores: Romero, R 54, Burnett 45. WP: Burnett 3, Robertson, D. HBP: Jeter (by Romero, R),
Rodriguez, A (by Camp). Pitches-strikes: Romero, R 109-66, League 34-22, Camp 26-15, Burnett 107-68, Coke 3-3,
Robertson, D 26-17, Hughes, P 16-14, Gaudin 44-25. Groundouts-flyouts: Romero, R 6-7, League 3-2, Camp 0-0, Burnett
5-1, Coke 0-1, Robertson, D 1-1, Hughes, P 0-2, Gaudin 1-1. Batters faced: Romero, R 26, League 9, Camp 7, Burnett
29, Coke 2, Robertson, D 5, Hughes, P 6, Gaudin 8. Inherited runners-scored: Robertson, D 1-0, Hughes, P 1-0. Umpires:
HP: Joe West. 1B: Ed Rapuano. 2B: Paul Schrieber. 3B: Paul Nauert. Weather: 80 degrees, cloudy. Wind:
17 mph, L to R. T: 3:56. Att: 47,113. Venue: Yankee Stadium. August 12, 2009 August 12, 2009
Box score official statistics approved by Major League Baseball Office of the Commissioner