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79-75, 4th in AL East

Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

Here's the lineup for today's game against the Blue Jays: Gardner 7 Ellsbury 8 Sanchez 2 Gregorius 6 Teixeira 3 McCann dh Headley 5 Williams 9 Torreyes 4 Pineda 1

Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

Understandably silent Yankees clubhouse this morning, everyone watching television coverage of the death of Jose Fernandez.

David Schoenfield SweetSpot blogger 

Who is the next closer on a wild-card contender to have a catastrophic blow-up? On Friday, it was the Astros' Ken Giles, who gave up six runs in the ninth. Today, it was the Tigers' Francisco Rodriguez, who gave up five in the ninth. With the Blue Jays shutting out the Yankees again, it's now looking like the Tigers, Orioles, Mariners and Astros battling for one spot.

Bautista's late HR pushes Blue Jays past Yanks (0:51)
Bautista smacks go-ahead HR in eighth (0:26)

Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

The Yankees are shutout for the third straight game, 3-0 by Toronto Blue Jays. First time that's happened since 1975

Lineup: Yankees (79-74) at Blue Jays (84-69)

  • 1. Brett Gardner, LF (L)
  • 2. Jacoby Ellsbury, CF (L)
  • 3. Gary Sanchez, DH (R)
  • 4. Didi Gregorius, SS (L)
  • 5. Aaron Hicks, RF (S)
  • 6. Brian McCann, C (L)
  • 7. Ronald Torreyes, 3B (R)
  • 8. Tyler Austin, 1B (R)
  • 9. Donovan Solano, 2B (R)
  • SP: C.C. Sabathia, LHP

Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

Yankees Youth Movement lineup as they attempt to delay the inevitable this afternoon against the Toronto Blue Jays: Gardner 7 Ellsbury 8 Sanchez dh Gregorius 6 Hicks 9 McCann 2 Torreyes 5 Austin 3 Solano 4 Sabathia 1. Marcus Stroman pitching for the Jays.

Fiery Girardi storms out of news conference (0:46)
Donaldson's blast adds to Blue Jays' rout (0:30)

Yankees on the Ropes in Toronto

With the bases loaded in the bottom of the seventh inning, Jose Bautista smacks a double down the left-field line, bringing in two runs and extending the Blue Jays' lead to 5-0 over the Yankees.

Bautista's double extends Blue Jays' lead (0:23)

Poor Start for Yankees in Toronto

With the bases loaded, Troy Tulowitzki smacks a single to center field, bringing in two runs to give the Blue Jays a 2-0 lead over the Yankees in the first inning.

Tulowitzki smacks two-run single (0:31)

Wallace Matthews ESPN Staff Writer 

The Yankees do-or-die series against the Blue Jays starts tonight, minus Mark Teixeira in the starting lineup. Here's the rundown: Gardner 7 Ellsbury 8 Sanchez dh Butler 1b Gregorius 6 Headley 5 Hicks 9 Romine 2 Torreyes 4 Mitchell P

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Yanks' offense skidding down the stretch

Thursday's 2-0 loss marks the fourth time the Yankees have been shut out this month. They were shut out seven times all season entering September, ESPN Stats & Info notes.

Team Stats

  • Batting
  • Pitching
Batting Average.25220th
On Base Percentage.31324th
Slugging Percentage.40521st
Earned Run Average4.1917th
Quality Starts67Tied-17th

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