Remember when the Blue Jays couldn’t beat the Tigers? Neither do I.
Toronto improved its season-high winning streak to seven games with a 6-3 win over the Yankees in New York. They’ve now won the first three games in the series and are on the verge of a four-game sweep.
Seem sorta, kinda familiar?
Thinking about this series from 2015 and everything that happened after it pic.twitter.com/AgfteZqIJV
— Cam Lewis (@cooom) September 9, 2021
The Red Sox also won tonight so we’re now a game-and-a-half behind New York and we’re still two games behind Boston. Tomorrow will represent an opportunity for the Blue Jays to pull within a half-game of the Yankees for a playoff spot.
Yes! Fuck yes! Let’s talk about the good stuff from tonight’s game…
It wasn’t the same as his big league debut, which featured six scoreless innings, but Alek Manoah came out and worked his way through a near quality start tonight, tossing five-and-two-thirds innings while allowing three earned runs, all of which came on a Brett Gardner dinger.
The thing about Manoah’s start that rocked was that the aforementioned Gardner homer came on a rally …
Author: Cam Lewis / Blue Jays Nation