New York Yankees defeat Toronto Blue Jays, 5-3

TORONTO - The Yankees had done exactly what they hoped to against Roy Halladay Tuesday night, capitalizing on the few mistakes the Blue Jays ace made, including slugging three home runs off him.

But there was still tension at the end of the Yanks' 5-3 victory over Toronto at the Rogers Centre.

Mariano Rivera struggled in both the eighth and the ninth, finally retiring the Jays' best hitter, Aaron Hill, with the tying run on first base. Two batters earlier, Rivera had gi...