Injuries make AL East a three-team race

Originally Published: May 30, 2006
By Bob Klapisch | Special to ESPN.com

NEW YORK -- Of all the turning-point moments built into a season, the Blue Jays officially added Monday's 7-6 win over the Red Sox to the list -- and not because of how they scored the go-ahead run in the eighth inning, or that it inched them to within 2½ games of first place in the AL East. Actually, the organization's biggest boost comes from the countdown to A.J. Burnett's return to the rotation, which commenced when the right-hander threw on the side before the game.

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