Yankees 3, Blue Jays 1
Angel Berroa hit a tiebreaking, three-run homer in the eighth, Andrew Sisco escaped a jam in the ninth and the Royals stopped their 13-game losing streak by holding off the Yankees 7-6.
John Buck hit a three-run homer and Angel Berroa had two hits and scored twice in a 10-run fifth inning that carried the Kansas City Royals to a 17-8 rout of the New York Yankees on Monday night.
Kansas City shortstop Angel Berroa beat New York Yankees outfielder Hideki Matsui in the closest AL Rookie of the Year vote in 24 years. Florida pitcher Dontrelle Willis won the NL award.
It's a great year for baseball rookies, but none crack the Page 2 list of greatest rookie seasons of all time.
Solving the Hideki Matsui rookie-of-the-year eligibility debate is simple: Vote for Rocco Baldelli.