Monday, April 13, 2015

The New York Yankees get a nice comeback win in Baltimore

The New York Yankees defeated the Baltimore Orioles on Monday night.  The game took place at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland and the final score was 6-5.  Michael Pineda started and pitched pretty well, he made one bad pitch that cost him.  Andrew Miller picked up a five out save and Stephen Drew had a pinch hit grand slam. 

Pineda pitched 6 1/3 innings giving up five runs on nine hits.   He walked none and struck out nine.  Dellin Betances pitched an inning giving up two hits and two walks with a strikeout and Miller pitched 1 2/3 innings with three strikeouts.  Miller picked up his second save of the season. 

Wei-Yin Chen pitched six innings giving up four hits and two runs.  He walked one and struck out four.  Tommy Hunter pitched an inning giving up three hits and four runs with a walk, Darren O'Day pitched 1 1/3 perfect innings striking out two and Brian Matusz pitched two two batters and struck out one. 

Jacoby Ellsbury had two hits, Drew had a hit and four RBI and Mark Teixeira had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk.  Chris Young had two hits and an RBI, John Ryan Murphy had a hit and drew a walk and Young, Teixeira and Drew each hit a homerun.  The Yankees were 2-7 with runners in scoring position and left three men on base.  Gardner had an outfield assist. 

Alejandro De Aza had two hits and an RBI, Steve Pearce drew a walk and Adam Jones had three hits and two RBI.  Travis Snider drew a walk, Manny Machado had two hits and an RBI and Jonathan Schoop had a hit and an RBI.  Everth Cabrera had a hit, Caleb Joseph had two hits and Machado, Schoop and De Aza each hit a double.  Jones hit a homerun and the Orioles were 4-10 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  De Aza had a stolen base and was caught stealing.  Jones was caught stealing. 

In the second Young hit a solo homerun to give the Yankees a 1-0 lead.  Machado hit an RBI double in the second to tie the game at one.  Schoop hit an RBI double to give the Orioles a 2-1 lead in the second.  In the fourth Teixeira hit a solo homerun to tie the game at two.  In the sixth Jones hit a two run homerun to give the Orioles a 4-2 lead.  Drew came up to pinch hit for Gardner in the seventh and hit a grand slam to give the Yankees a 6-4 lead.  In the seventh De Aza grounded into a force out and a run scored to make it 6-5 Yankees.  6-5 was the final score.  The Yankees have now won two in a row after losing three in a row.  The two teams will play game two of their three game series on Tuesday night.  CC Sabathia will go up against Miguel Gonzalez. 

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