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John Gibbons

Toronto Completes Three-Game Sweep Of Yankees

NEW YORK — Brett Gardner got dinged in the head and the Yankees got blanked again. Josh Donaldson and Jose Bautista each launched a long home run, and the Toronto Blue Jays earned their eighth straight victory by beating New York 2-0 Sunday to complete a three-game sweep that tightened the AL East race. "We definitely took a punch this weekend, and good teams punch back," Alex Rodriguez said. "For us, it's all about how we respond that matters." Marco Estrada tossed three-hit ball into the seventh inning against the suddenly slumping Yankees, outpitching Masahiro Tanaka during Toronto's second consecutive shutout. Boosted by some big acquisitions...

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