New York Yankees defeat Toronto Blue Jays, 4-3

The game ended with the Yankees enjoying another giddy celebration on the field, but a more fitting snapshot of their 4-3, 11-inning victory over the Blue Jays Wednesday might have been Alex Rodriguez's grimace two batters earlier.

Three vital Yankees - A-Rod, Derek Jeter and Jorge Posada - were bruised during the game, and another, Mariano Rivera, was unavailable to pitch because his surgically repaired shoulder was sore. While the Yankees completed a 6-1 home stand wi...

Righty Chad Gaudin won his Yankee debut Wednesday, throwing two scoreless innings against the Blue Jays in an experience he said "words can't explain.

"That's what this game is about, finding what's inside you," said Gaudin, who allowed one hit and one walk while striking out three. The Yankees were prepared to let Gaudin throw as many as 85 pitches in extra innings, but were also happy he tossed only 44 because he is likely to start Sunday in Seattle.

"I knew I hadn...