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Jays come back on Yanks Rivera blows save, Toronto wins in 10

Travis Snider doubled home the winning run in the 10th inning and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees, 6-5, on Tuesday night.

The Blue Jays scored twice off Yankees closer Mariano Rivera in the ninth to tie it before winning it against Ivan Nova (1-2).

Edwin Encarnacion opened the 10th with a single. After Jayson Nix and Yunel Escobar flied out, Snider drove a double to right-center, scoring Encarnacion with the winning run. Snider, who went 1 for 6, tossed his helmet away in celebration as the winning run scored.

Jon Rauch (1-1) pitched one inning for the win as Toronto snapped a three-game losing streak.

Jose Bautista hit a solo home run for the Blue Jays, his fourth.

Mark Teixeira hit a two-run shot and Curtis Granderson added a solo drive for the Yankees, who lead the majors with 29 home runs.

Toronto trailed 5-3 to begin the ninth against Rivera, who had converted all seven of his save opportunities this season.

Escobar led off with a double to center, took third on a grounder and scored on a wild pitch that was also ball four to Bautista.

Adam Lind followed with a single, putting runners on the corners for John McDonald, who drove in the tying run with a squeeze bunt up the first base line. Teixeira charged the ball and flipped to catcher Russell Martin, but too late to get the sliding Bautista.

Jose Molina followed with a single, loading the bases for Corey Patterson, who grounded into a double play.

For Rivera, it marked the first run allowed in an April appearance since April 30, 2009, snapping a streak of 17 1/3 scoreless innings.

Bautista got the Blue Jays started with a solo homer off Burnett in the first, his fourth, but the Yankees answered with a two-run second.

Nick Swisher and Eric Chavez opened with walks, Jorge Posada hit an RBI single and a second run scored on Martin's grounder.

Toronto tied it in the third, taking advantage of a throwing error by A.J. Burnett. Bautista drew a one-out walk, took second on a wild pitch, then escaped from a rundown and advanced to third after Jeter couldn't handle Burnett's throw on Lind's comebacker to the mound. Aaron Hill followed with a sacrifice fly.

After Granderson singled to open the sixth, Teixeira followed with a drive to center.

Toronto clawed one back in the bottom half. Hill singled and stole second but had to leave with tightness in his right hamstring, with John McDonald coming on to run. Jose Molina flied out and Corey Patterson walked before Encarnacion hit an RBI double.

Burnett left after walking Nix to load the bases, but Robertson fanned Escobar and Snider to escape the jam.

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