The New York Yankees stayed undefeated in Grapefruit League action after scoring seven runs in the last four innings including a five-run 8th to come back from a 5-3 deficit to win their fifth consecutive game, 9-6.
The Yankees, traveling to Dunedin to face the Blue Jays, brought a stable of non-starter rookies. Mark Payton clobbered a three-run double in the 8th inning to distance the Yankees from Toronto while Danny Espinosa (2B), Miguel Andujar (3B) and Ryan McBroom (1B) all homered for the resilient Yankees.
26-year old, Jason Leblebijian hit a monsterous two-run homer in the bottom of the ninth inning to close the Yankees lead. Russell Martin and Reese McGuire each had solo homers for the Blue Jays.