The New York Yankees were defeated by the Cleveland Indians on Tuesday night. The game took place at Progressive Field in Cleveland, Ohio and the final score was 5-4 in 16 innings. Luis Severino started and pitched well after a rough start and the bullpen was really good. The Yankees offense came alive late and then went flat again in extra innings. Carlos Beltran had a couple of hits and Didi Gregorius had three hits.
Severino pitched six innings giving up two runs on seven hits. He walked one and struck out two. Chasen Shreve pitched a perfect inning with a couple of strikeouts, Dellin Betances pitched an inning giving up a hit and he struck out one and Justin Wilson pitched an inning giving up a hit. Andrew Miller pitched an inning giving up three hits and two runs with two strikeouts and blew his first save of the season. Adam Warren pitched a perfect inning, Bryan Mitchell pitched three innings giving up two hits and no runs with two walks and five strikeouts and Branden Pinder pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up three hits and a run with two strikeouts. He lost his second game of the season.
Carlos Carrasco pitched eight innings giving up four hits and two runs with no walks and eight strikeouts. Cody Allen pitched an inning giving up a walk and struck out one, Bryan Shaw pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up three hits and two runs with a walk and Kyle Crockett pitched to one batter and struck him out. Zach McAllister pitched an inning giving up a walk and struck out two, Jeff Manship pitched an inning giving up a hit and he struck out one and Ryan Webb pitched three perfect inning giving up two strikeouts. Austin Adams pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout and he won his second game of the season.
Brett Gardner drew a walk, Alex Rodriguez had a hit and drew a walk and Brian McCann drew a walk. Beltran had two hits and an RBI, Gregorius had three hits and Stephen Drew had a hit and an RBI. Headley had a hit and two RBI. Gregorius hit a double and Drew and Beltran hit a homerun. The Yankees were 2-7 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base. Gardner was caught stealing.
Jose Ramirez had three hits and an RBI, Francisco Lindor had three hits and Michael Brantley had three hits, an RBI and drew a walk. Carlos Santana had a hit, two RBI and drew a walk, Yan Gomes had two hits and an RBI and Abraham Almonte had a hit and drew a walk. Chris Johnson had three hits, Lonnie Chisenhall had a hit and Brantley had two doubles and the Indians were 4-15 with runners in scoring position and left 15 men on base. Almonte had a stolen base.
In the first Santana hit an RBI single to give the Indians a 1-0 lead. In the second Ramirez hit an RBI single to make it 2-0 Indians. In the sixth Drew hit a solo homerun to cut the lead to 2-1. In the eighth Beltran hit a solo homerun to tie the game at two. In the tenth Headley hit a two run single to make it 4-2 Yankees. In the bottom of the tenth the Indians tied the game at four. Santana hit a sac fly and Gomes hit an RBI single. In the 16th inning Brantley hit an RBI single to give the Indians the 5-4 walk-off win. The two teams will play game two of three on Wednesday night.