The Yankees beat the A's before a crowd of 44,575 Tuesday night. The Rays lost at home to the Blue Jays.in front of 12,972. 

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"It is really unfortunate they are not supporting this club," Toronto manager Cito Gaston was quoted. ``That's a great ballclub over there. I know if we were in first place at this time in Toronto, they'd be hanging from the rafters -- I guarantee it. It's kind of a shame that they're not supporting this team."