Posted September 18, 2013 on AP on Fox
R.A. Dickey rediscovered his Cy Young form against the New York Yankees. Dickey pitched seven innings to win his fourth straight decision, Colby Rasmus and Rajai Davis homered and the Toronto Blue Jays beat New York 2-0 Tuesday night, handing the slumping Yankees their fourth straight loss. Dickey (13-12) allowed four hits, walked two and struck out eight. The knuckleballer retired the final 11 batters he faced and 15 of the last 16. ''Probably the best we've seen him this year,'' Blue Jays manager John Gibbons said. The NL Cy Young winner in 2012, when he went 20-6 for the New York Mets, Dickey has not lost since the Yankees beat him in the Bronx on Aug. 21. He's 4-0 with a 2.73 ERA in five starts since. ''What you saw tonight is what I saw last year for 25 starts,'' said catcher Josh Thole, who also caught Dickey in 2012. Dickey said he didn't get discouraged after allowing five baserunners in the first two innings because he knew ...
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