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Andy Pettitte delivers a pitch during a game

Andy Pettitte delivers a pitch during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013) Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

After a three and a half hour rain delay, the Yankees swept the Toronto Blue Jays with a 5-3 win in the final game of a four-game set Thursday at Yankee Stadium.

Rajai Davis of the Toronto Blue Jays is
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Rajai Davis of the Toronto Blue Jays is called safe at third base against Yankees' Alex Rodriguez in the fourth inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Yankees' Alex Rodriguez reacts after being called out
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Yankees' Alex Rodriguez reacts after being called out at first base in the fourth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons argues a
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Toronto Blue Jays manager John Gibbons argues a call with first base umpire Scott Barry and gets ejected in the fifth inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Yankees' Alex Rodriguez reacts after throwing to first
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Yankees' Alex Rodriguez reacts after throwing to first for an out to end the fourth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Yankees' Vernon Wells hits into a fielder's choice
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Yankees' Vernon Wells hits into a fielder's choice in the fifth inning allowing Eduardo Nunez to score against the Toronto Blue Jays in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Yankees' Alex Rodriguez is called out at first
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Yankees' Alex Rodriguez is called out at first base as Edwin Encarnacion of the Toronto Blue Jays reaches for the ball in the fourth inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Yankees' Alex Rodriguez reacts after being called out
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Yankees' Alex Rodriguez reacts after being called out at first base in the fourth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Yankees' Alex Rodriguez grounds out to third in
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Yankees' Alex Rodriguez grounds out to third in the fourth inning against the Toronto Blue Jays in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Yankees' Alex Rodriguez somersaults backward after Rajai Davis
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Yankees' Alex Rodriguez somersaults backward after Rajai Davis of the Toronto Blue Jays steals third base in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Yankees' Alex Rodriguez somersaults backward after Rajai Davis
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Yankees' Alex Rodriguez somersaults backward after Rajai Davis of the Toronto Blue Jays steals third base in a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Yankees' Alex Rodriguez throws to first for an
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Yankees' Alex Rodriguez throws to first for an out against the Toronto Blue Jays in the fourth inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Rajai Davis of the Toronto Blue Jays is
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Rajai Davis of the Toronto Blue Jays is called safe at third base against Yankees' Alex Rodriguez in the fourth inning of a baseball game at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Andy Pettitte delivers a pitch during a game
Photo Credit: Kathleen Malone-Van Dyke

Andy Pettitte delivers a pitch during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Alex Rodriguez grounds out to third in the
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Alex Rodriguez grounds out to third in the second inning of a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher J.A. Happ delivers
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Toronto Blue Jays starting pitcher J.A. Happ delivers a pitch during a game against the Yankees. (Aug. 22, 2013)

The field at Yankee Stadium is covered by
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The field at Yankee Stadium is covered by a tarp during a rain delay before the start of play between the Yankees and the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 22, 2013)

Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees celebrates his eighth-inning,
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Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees celebrates his eighth-inning, two-run home run against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees celebrates his eighth-inning,
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Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees celebrates his eighth-inning, two-run home run against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees follows through on
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Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees follows through on an eighth-inning, two-run home run against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees celebrates his eighth-inning,
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Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees celebrates his eighth-inning, two-run home run against the Toronto Blue Jays with teammate Robinson Cano at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees connects on an
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Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees connects on an eighth-inning, two-run home run against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees celebrates his eighth-inning,
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Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees celebrates his eighth-inning, two-run home run against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees celebrates his eighth-inning,
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Alfonso Soriano of the Yankees celebrates his eighth-inning, two-run home run against the Toronto Blue Jays with teammate Robinson Cano at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Alex Rodriguez, left, and Mark Teixeira of the
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Alex Rodriguez, left, and Mark Teixeira of the Yankees look on from the dugout in the first inning of a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 21, 2013.

Mark Teixeira of the Yankees looks on from
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Mark Teixeira of the Yankees looks on from the dugout in the first inning of a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees runs to first
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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees runs to first base after his first-inning base hit, his 4,000th as a professional, during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

R.A. Dickey of the Toronto Blue Jays pitches
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R.A. Dickey of the Toronto Blue Jays pitches against the Yankees at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees follows through on
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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees follows through on his first-inning base hit, his 4,000th as a professional, during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the New York Yankees runs
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Ichiro Suzuki of the New York Yankees runs to first base after his first-inning base hit, his 4,000th as a professional, during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees runs to first
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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees runs to first base after his first-inning base hit, his 4,000th as a professional, during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees salutes the crowd
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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees salutes the crowd after his first-inning base hit, his 4,000th as a professional, during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Alex Rodriguez of the Yankees looks on from
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Alex Rodriguez of the Yankees looks on from the dugout in the first inning of a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees salutes the crowd
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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees salutes the crowd after his first-inning base hit, his 4,000th as a professional, during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees salutes the crowd
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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees salutes the crowd after his first-inning base hit, his 4,000th as a professional, during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees salutes the crowd
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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees salutes the crowd after his first-inning base hit, his 4,000th as a professional, during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees reacts towards his
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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees reacts towards his dugout after his first-inning base hit, his 4,000th as a professional, during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees reacts towards his
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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees reacts towards his dugout after his first-inning base hit, his 4,000th as a professional, during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees reacts with teammate
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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees reacts with teammate Curtis Granderson and first base coach Mick Kelleher after his first-inning base hit, his 4,000th as a professional, during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees salutes the crowd
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Ichiro Suzuki of the Yankees salutes the crowd after his first-inning base hit, his 4,000th as a professional, during a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 21, 2013)

Jayson Nix of the Yankees is mobbed by
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Jayson Nix of the Yankees is mobbed by his teammates after his ninth-inning, game-winning base hit against the Toronto Blue Jays during the second game of a doubleheader at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Jayson Nix of the Yankees is mobbed by
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Jayson Nix of the Yankees is mobbed by his teammates after his ninth-inning game-winning base hit against the Toronto Blue Jays during the second game of a doubleheader at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Jayson Nix of the Yankees is mobbed by
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Jayson Nix of the Yankees is mobbed by his teammates after his ninth-inning, game-winning base hit against the Toronto Blue Jays during the second game of a doubleheader at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Jayson Nix of the Yankees is mobbed by
Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac

Jayson Nix of the Yankees is mobbed by his teammates after his ninth-inning, game-winning base hit against the Toronto Blue Jays during the second game of a doubleheader at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Jayson Nix of the Yankees is mobbed by
Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac

Jayson Nix of the Yankees is mobbed by his teammates after his ninth-inning, game-winning base hit against the Toronto Blue Jays during the second game of a doubleheader at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Robinson Cano follows through on an RBI single
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Robinson Cano follows through on an RBI single in the third inning of the second game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Alex Rodriguez strikes out in the third inning
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Alex Rodriguez strikes out in the third inning of the second game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Phil Hughes delivers a pitch during the second
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Phil Hughes delivers a pitch during the second game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 20, 2013)

The Toronto Blue Jays' Rajai Davis steals second
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The Toronto Blue Jays' Rajai Davis steals second base in the first inning ahead of a tag from Eduardo Nunez during the second game of a doubleheader. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers attends
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Henrik Lundqvist of the New York Rangers attends the second game of a doubleheader between the New York Yankees and the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday, August 20 2013 in the Bronx borough of New York City.(Photo by Jim McIsaac)

Chris Stewart celebrates his three-run home run during
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Chris Stewart celebrates his three-run home run during the first game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Alex Rodriguez connects on a base hit in
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Alex Rodriguez connects on a base hit in the sixth inning of the first game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Alex Rodriguez strikes out to end the third
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Alex Rodriguez strikes out to end the third inning of the first game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Alex Rodriguez avoids a pitch in the third
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Alex Rodriguez avoids a pitch in the third inning of the first game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Robinson Cano celebrates his three-run home run in
Photo Credit: Jim McIsaac

Robinson Cano celebrates his three-run home run in the third inning of the first game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Robinson Cano celebrates his three-run home run with
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Robinson Cano celebrates his three-run home run with Ichiro Suzuki and Alfonso Soriano in the third inning of the first game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Robinson Cano follows through on his three-run home
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Robinson Cano follows through on his three-run home run in the third inning of the first game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Ivan Nova delivers a pitch during the first
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Ivan Nova delivers a pitch during the first game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Jose Reyes looks on
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Toronto Blue Jays shortstop Jose Reyes looks on during the first game of a doubleheader against the Yankees. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Alex Rodriguez stands at third during the first
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Alex Rodriguez stands at third during the first game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Ichiro Suzuki grounds out in the first inning
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Ichiro Suzuki grounds out in the first inning of the first game of a doubleheader against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 20, 2013)

The Toronto Blue Jays' Maicer Izturis, right, and
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The Toronto Blue Jays' Maicer Izturis, right, and Jose Reyes celebrate scoring runs on a double hit by Rajai Davis during the second inning of a game against the Yankees. (Aug. 20, 2013)

Ivan Nova delivers a pitch during the second
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Ivan Nova delivers a pitch during the second inning of a game against the Toronto Blue Jays at Yankee Stadium. (Aug. 20, 2013)

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