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Blue Jays 8, Yankees 7: Yankees’ Old Reliables Prove to Be Anything But

After a six-pitch first inning on Saturday, Sabathia came apart in the second, allowing a long home run to Randal Grichuk on the first pitch, and then surrendering an infield hit, a bloop single, a line-drive hit by Aledmys Diaz and a seeing-eye single by Lourdes Gurriel Jr. Then in the third, he gave up…

Rays 6, Yankees 1: Luis Cessa Wilts in Replacement Start as Yankees Fall to Rays

Much of that gap can be attributed to the torrid pace of the Red Sox — on pace for 115 wins — but the Yankees’ unreliable starting pitching hasn’t helped, nor have injuries to Sabathia and Jordan Montgomery. Thus yet another start was given to Cessa, who in 2016 had back-to-back good outings in his…