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Temperatures rise, but Jays top Yankees

Jose Bautista was in the middle of the action -- not only during a benches-clearing incident in which he exchanged words with Yanks starter Ivan Nova, but also in belting homers No. 39 and 40 for the Blue Jays.


MLB GAME PULSE: Charting the game's top moments with highlights and tweets
Gardner, LF4000030.280
Swisher, RF3110120.292
Teixeira, 1B4010022.256
Cano, 2B2111211.326
Posada, DH4011012.251
Granderson, CF3000032.244
Nunez, E, SS3000011.182
a-Jeter, PH1000001.277
Pena, R, 3B3020010.215
Cervelli, C3000012.239
a-Popped out for Nunez, E in the 9th.
Lewis, F, LF4010001.271
Escobar, Y, SS3120000.257
McDonald, Jo, SS1000010.240
Bautista, RF3223100.258
Wells, V, CF3010103.268
Lind, DH4000034.233
Hill, A, 2B4000012.208
Overbay, 1B2010110.254
Encarnacion, 3B3000012.240
Molina, J, C3000002.267
2B: Cano (35, Morrow), Teixeira (30, Morrow), Posada (17, Morrow).
TB: Posada 2; Cano 2; Teixeira 2; Pena, R 2; Swisher.
RBI: Cano (87), Posada (45).
2-out RBI: Cano; Posada.
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Posada; Cano; Granderson.
GIDP: Nunez, E, Teixeira.
Team RISP: 0-for-3.
Team LOB: 5.

Outfield assists: Gardner (Lewis, F at home).
DP: (Gardner-Cervelli).

2B: Escobar, Y (18, Nova).
HR: Bautista 2 (40, 3rd inning off Nova, 1 on, 1 out; 8th inning off Robertson, D, 0 on, 1 out).
TB: Wells, V; Lewis, F; Bautista 8; Overbay; Escobar, Y 3.
RBI: Bautista 3 (95).
Runners left in scoring position, 2 out: Lind.
Team RISP: 0-for-2.
Team LOB: 6.

E: Bautista (6, fielding).
Outfield assists: Bautista (Pena, R at 1st base).
DP: 3 (Hill, A-Escobar, Y-Overbay, Bautista-Overbay, Hill, A-McDonald, Jo-Overbay).

Robertson, D(L, 2-4)1.01111313.74
Downs, S(W, 5-5)1.01000102.32
Gregg(S, 28)1.00001103.28
Logan pitched to 1 batter in the 7th.

Game Scores: Nova 50, Morrow 66.
WP: Morrow.
HBP: Granderson (by Morrow).
Pitches-strikes: Nova 73-44, Logan 11-6, Chamberlain 10-5, Robertson, D 20-13, Morrow 104-66, Camp 10-7, Downs, S 11-7, Gregg 14-9.
Groundouts-flyouts: Nova 5-6, Logan 0-1, Chamberlain 0-3, Robertson, D 0-0, Morrow 1-3, Camp 0-1, Downs, S 1-0, Gregg 0-1.
Batters faced: Nova 22, Logan 3, Chamberlain 3, Robertson, D 5, Morrow 24, Camp 3, Downs, S 3, Gregg 4.
Inherited runners-scored: Logan 1-0, Chamberlain 1-0.
Ejections: Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Yunel Escobar ejected by HP umpire Jerry Meals (6th); Toronto Blue Jays Manager Cito Gaston ejected by HP umpire Jerry Meals (6th)
Umpires: HP: Jerry Meals. 1B: Mark Wegner. 2B: Dan Iassogna. 3B: Dale Scott.
Weather: 68 degrees, roof closed.
Wind: 0 mph, None.
T: 2:41.
Att: 29,198.
Venue: Rogers Centre.
August 23, 2010
Compiled by MLB Advanced Media