Originally written August 13, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
J.A. Happ got the win, his first as a Blue Jay. Edwin Encarnacion reached 30 home runs for the first time in his career. And the Blue Jays snapped a five-game string of losses when they beat the New York Yankees 10-7 on Sunday. But it might not have happened without Rajai Davis. Injuries left the Blue Jays with only one player in Sunday's starting lineup who also was in the starting lineup on opening day, April 5 in Cleveland. That was Encarnacion. Davis was with the team but Eric Thames, since traded to Seattle, started in left field on opening day. As the season wore on, Davis became the regular left fielder. On a day when the lineup looked bare, Davis picked it up by equaling his career high with five RBI on doubles in the fourth and fifth innings. Encarnacion also had a two-run homer among his three hits.But after taking a 10-1 lead, the Blue Jays watched the Yankees slowly come back. They scored three in the sixth and three in the seventh to draw within three runs...
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