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Gary Sanchez delivers off bench, hits go-ahead home run to lift Yankees over Blue Jays

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BUFFALO, N.Y. — Gary Sanchez had not caught Gerrit Cole since opening day. The Yankee ace had made it clear that he preferred backup catcher Kyle Higashioka last year and it carried over to this season. So, even with his offense making small steps toward a turnaround, Yankees manager Aaron Boone said he didn’t really think about having his hottest hitter in the lineup. Well, Sanchez gave him reason to re-think those plans. The much-maligned catcher came off the bench in top of the seventh and crushed a go-ahead home run as the Yankees beat the Blue Jays, 3-2, at Sahlen Field. It was the second…

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