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Melky Cabrera's home run in 8th gives Blue Jays 2-0 win over Mets and 2-game sweep in Montreal

  • Toronto Blue Jays' Melky Cabrera watches his two-run home run off New York Mets pitcher Adam Kolarek during the eighth inning of an exhibition baseball game Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)

    Toronto Blue Jays' Melky Cabrera watches his two-run home run off New York Mets pitcher Adam Kolarek during the eighth inning of an exhibition baseball game Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)  (The Associated Press)

  • A fan shows his appreciation as members of the 1994 Montreal Expos are honored before an exhibition baseball game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the New York Mets Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)

    A fan shows his appreciation as members of the 1994 Montreal Expos are honored before an exhibition baseball game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the New York Mets Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)  (The Associated Press)

  • Former Montreal Expos, from left, Darren Fletcher, Larry Walker, manager Felipe alou and Denis Boucher line up as members of the 1994 team are introduced prior to an exhibition baseball game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the New York Mets Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)

    Former Montreal Expos, from left, Darren Fletcher, Larry Walker, manager Felipe alou and Denis Boucher line up as members of the 1994 team are introduced prior to an exhibition baseball game between the Toronto Blue Jays and the New York Mets Saturday, March 29, 2014, in Montreal. (AP Photo/The Canadian Press, Paul Chiasson)  (The Associated Press)

Melky Cabrera's two-run homer in the eighth inning gave the Toronto Blue Jays a 2-0 victory over the New York Mets on Saturday and a sweep of their two-game exhibition series at an Olympic Stadium packed with former Montreal Expos fans.

Moises Sierra was on third with two outs when Cabrera connected off left-hander Adam Kolarek.

Blue Jays starter Brandon Morrow pitched six sharp innings, allowing two hits and striking out eight in the spring training finale for both teams.

Mets right-hander Daisuke Matsusaka also struck out eight and gave up five hits in five scoreless innings.

Toronto beat the Mets 5-4 before a crowd of 46,121 on Friday night. The games were organized in an effort to show that Montreal wants Major League Baseball back. A total of 96,350 fans attended the two games, mostly chanting "Let's go Expos!" and "We want baseball!"