Found August 28, 2012 on Pro Sports Daily:
Colby Rasmus did not win Monday's game, but he made possible the victory that ended Toronto's seven-game losing streak. His three-run homer with two outs in the ninth put the Blue Jays ahead 7-6, and they went on to defeat the New York Yankees 8-7 in 11 innings. The center fielder has been in a terrible slump, from his hitting to his fielding to his hair style. He had not played in a game won by the Blue Jays since July 28. In the 20 games (18 of them starts) in which he had played since then going into Monday, he had batted .165 (13-for-79) with two homers and three RBI. Rasmus had 30 strikeouts in that stretch and four walks. He added two hits and two whiffs to those totals Monday. He had missed some games in that stretch with a groin injury and because of the slump. During that July 29-Aug. 25 span, the Blue Jays were 5-21. Monday's victory was not only the first in six games on the current road trip, but it ended an eight-game losing streak at Yankee Stad...
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