Found August 27, 2013 on Fox Sports:
Toronto is looking up at the rest of the AL East, and R.A. Dickey thinks the Blue Jays can use this experience to perform better next season. Dickey pitched into the seventh inning, Jose Reyes sparked Toronto's offense and the Blue Jays snapped a 10-game losing streak against the New York Yankees with a 5-2 victory on Monday night. Dickey (10-12) allowed two runs, one earned, and six hits in 6 1-3 innings to win for the first time since Aug. 5 at Seattle. The knuckleballer was 0-1 with a 4.50 ERA in his three previous starts. ''He gave us just what we needed,'' Blue Jays manager John Gibbons said. It was Dickey's first victory over the Yankees since May 21, 2011, when he played for the New York Mets. ''We're in a place where we're probably evaluating some things and seeing what we can do better and how we can perform better next year,'' Dickey said. ''If we're able to do that, then we're able to take a step forwar...
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