TORONTO, Aug. 7 (UPI) -- Alex Rodriguez had three hits, including a home run, and scored twice Sunday as the New York Yankees beat Toronto, 6-2.
Winning pitcher Al Leiter improved to 2-3. The former Blue Jay gave up four hits in 5 2/3 shutout innings with four walks and two strikeouts, and did not allow a run for the first time this season.
Loser Josh Towers fell to 8-9. He surrendered five runs and 10 hits over six innings with two walks and four strikeouts.