The New York Yankees were defeated by the Baltimore Orioles on Friday afternoon. The game took place at Ed Smith Stadium in Sarasota, Florida and the final score was 11-10. Ivan Nova started and didn't pitch well. Brett Gardner led the offense with a couple of hits and an RBI.
Nova pitched 4 2/3 innings giving up five hits and six runs with five of them being earned. He walked three and struck out five. Johnny Barbato pitched 1 1/3 innings with a strikeout, Nick Goody pitched an inning giving up a hit and a run with a walk and James Pazos pitched an inning with a couple of strikeouts. Nick Rumbelow pitched an inning giving up a hit and a run with two walks and Matt Tracy gave up two hits and three runs with one of them being earned and a walk without recording an out.
Gardner had two hits and an RBI, Ben Gamel had a hit and an RBI and Didi Gregorius had a hit. Starlin Castro had an RBI, Ronald Torreyes had a hit and an RBI and Chase Headley had a hit and an RBI. Rob Refsnyder had a hit, Dustin Ackley had a hit and drew a walk and Deibinson Romero drew a walk. Chris Parmelee drew a walk, Kyle Higashioka had a hit and drew a walk and Chris Denorfia had a hit, three RBI and drew a walk. Jake Skole had two hits and an RBI, Cesar Puello had two hits and Dustin Fowler had a hit. Gregorius, Puello and Higashioka each hit a double, Gardner hit a triple and Denorfia hit a homerun. The Yankees were 6-17 with runners in scoring position and left eight men on base. Castro comitted an error and Refsnyder comitted two errors.
In the second Denorfia hit a three run homerun to give the Yankees the 3-0 lead. In the bottom of the second Mark Trumbo hit a solo homerun to cut the lead to 3-1. In the third Castro hit a sac fly to extend the Yankees lead to 4-1. Headley hit an RBI single to make it 5-1 still in the third. In the bottom of the third Caleb Joseph hit a two run homerun to cut the lead to 5-3 and in the bottom of the fourth J.J. Hardy hit a two run homerun to tie the game at five. In the bottom of the fifth Chris Davis hit an RBI single making it 6-5 Orioles. In the seventh Gardner hit an RBI triple to tie the game at six and Torreyes hit an RBI single giving the Yankees a 7-6 lead. Machado hit a two run homerun in the bottom of the seventh to tie the game at seven. In the eighth Gamel hit an RBI groundout to make it 8-7 Yankees and in the ninth Nolan Reimold tied the game on a solo homerun. In the tenth Skole hit an RBI single and Kozma grounded into a double play and a run scored giving the Yankees a 10-8 lead. In the bottom of the tenth Reimold hit an RBI single cutting the lead to 10-9, Garabez Rosa hit a two run single to give the Orioles a 11-10 walk-off win.
The Yankees record fell to 9-12 with a couple of tie games on the spring. They will play the Toronto Blue Jays on Saturday afternoon in Dunedin, Florida.