MLB: New York Yankees 9, Toronto 6

Sept. 30, 2012 at 6:15 PM

TORONTO, Sept. 30 (UPI) -- Robinson Cano stroked three hits during a late rally Sunday that boosted the New York Yankees to a 9-6 comeback victory over Toronto.

The Yankees were down 5-1 after five innings but turned it on down the stretch, scoring eight runs in the final four frames to retain a share of first place in the American League East with the Baltimore Orioles.

With the victory, New York earned a split in its four-game set with the Blue Jays and now will visit the Tampa Bay Rays for the final three games of the regular season.

Boone Logan (7-2) recorded two outs to record the victory.

Darren Oliver (3-4) was tagged with the loss for Toronto.

Brett Lawrie went 3-for-5 with a two-run homer for the Jays.

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