AL East

Martin stars as Yankees defeat Blue Jays 11-4

Russell Martin’s 20th home run of the season led the New York Yankees to 11-4 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Friday night.

The Toronto native’s three-run homer was part of a four-run sixth inning rally that sealed the game for the Yankees.

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Opinion: Bautista no longer MVP front-runner

If the race for the American League MVP award is a down-to-the-wire sprint, then Jose Bautista has already pulled up and is limping towards the finish line.

With just nine home runs since the All-Star break, one has to wonder if the Blue Jays single-season long ball record holder is still the front-runner for one of baseball’s highest honours.