New York Yankees defeat Toronto Blue Jays, 10-5
TORONTO - When you start throwing around comparisons to the 1998 Yankees, you know it's an extraordinary season.
Joe Girardi's team accomplished something last night that no team in the majors has done since that historic 114-win club, beating the Blue Jays, 10-5, to put together their fifth winning streak this year of at least seven games.
The '98 Yankees were the last big-league team to accomplish that feat, posting six such streaks en route to the World Series cro...
TORONTO - Alfredo Aceves has been called a modern-day Ramiro Mendoza for his ability to work a number of roles out of the Yankees' bullpen. But with more than four weeks remaining in the season, Aceves has done something Mendoza never did, winning 10 games in relief for the Bombers.
"I feel very good about it," Aceves said. "Hopefully I can get 10 more."
Aceves picked up the win on Thursday night, improving to 10-1 this season. He's the first pitcher to win 10 games ...