Friday, May 20, 2022

New York Yankees win behind Aaron Judge power

 

The New York Yankees defeated the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday night.  The game took place at Camden Yards in Baltimore, Maryland and the final score was 5-4.  Jameson Taillon started for the Yankees and he pitched well and Michael King was great out of the pen.  The offense was led by Aaron Judge who had four hits. 

Taillon won his fourth game of the season pitching five innings and giving up six hits and three runs with a walk and two strikeouts.  King pitched three perfect innings with six strikeouts and Aroldis Chapman picked up his ninth save of the season pitching an inning and giving up three hits and a run with a strikeout. 

Spenser Watkins started for the Orioles and he pitched four innings giving up four hits and two runs with three walks and a strikeout.  Joey Krehbiel pitched an inning giving up two hits and a run, Dillon Tate pitched 1 2/3 innings giving up two hits and two runs with one being earned.  Tate also walked a batter and picked up his second loss of the season.  Cionel Perez pitched to one batter and struck him out and Logan Gillaspie pitched two innings giving up three hits and he struck out one. 

DJ LeMahieu had a hit and an RBI, Judge had four hits and three RBI and Anthony Rizzo had a hit and drew a walk.  Giancarlo Stanton had a hit and drew a walk, Josh Donaldson had a hit and drew a walk and Gleyber Torres had two hits.  Kyle Higashioka had a hit and drew a walk, Judge, Rizzo, Donaldson and Torres each hit a double and Judge hit two homeruns.  The Yankees were 0-9 with runners in scoring position and left 11 men on base.  Torres committed an error. 

Cedric Mullins had a hit and drew a walk, Trey Mancini had two hits and Roughned Odor had a hit.  Ramon Urias had a hit and two RBI, Tyler Nevin had two hits and an RBI and Robinson Chirinos had a hit.  Ryan McKenna had a hit and an RBI, Odor, Mancini and McKenna each hit a double and Urias hit a homerun.  The Orioles were 1-7 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  Urias committed an error and Hays had an outfield assist. 

In the first Judge hit an RBI double to give the Yankees a 1-0 lead.  In the bottom of the second Urias hit a solo homerun tying the game at one.  In the third Judge hit a solo homerun giving the Yankees a 2-1 lead.  In the bottom of the fourth Urias reached on an error and a run scored to tie the game at two.  Nevin hit a sac fly and the Orioles had a 3-2 lead.  In the fifth Judge hit a solo homerun to tie the game at three.  In the sixth LeMahieu hit an RBI groundout and it was 4-3 Yankees.  In the seventh Torres reached on an error and the lead was pushed to 5-3.  In the bottom of the ninth McKenna hit an RBI double cutting the lead to 5-4 and that would be the final score of the game. 

The two teams will play the third of four on Wednesday night.  They will finish the series on Thursday afternoon.   

New York Yankees defeat the Baltimore Orioles

 

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 6-2.  Luis Severino started for the Yankees and he pitched well.  Josh Donaldson led the offense with three hits. 

Severino pitched six innings giving up a hit and a run with two walks and seven strikeouts and he picked up his third win of the season.  Jonathan Loaisiga pitched an inning giving up a hit and he struck out one, Chad Green pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout and Aroldis Chapman pitched an inning giving up a hit and a run with two strikeouts. 

Kyle Bradish started for the Orioles and he pitched 4 1/3 innings giving up eight hits and four runs with three walks and six strikeouts.  He lost his second game of the season.  Keegan Akin pitched 3 2/3 innings giving up a hit and a walk with three strikeouts and Felix Bautista pitched an inning giving up two hits and two runs with a walk and a strikeout. 

Donaldson had three hits, an RBI and drew a walk, Anthony Rizzo had a hit and an RBI and Giancarlo Stanton had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk.  Gleyber Torres had two hits and drew two walks, Isiah Kiner-Falefa had a hit and drew a walk and Jose Trevino had two hits and three RBI.  Aaron Hicks had a hit, Stanton hit a double and Trevino, Donaldson and Rizzo each hit a homerun.  The Yankees were 2-5 with runners in scoring position and left nine men on base.  Gallo committed an error. 

Trey Mancini drew a walk, Anthony Santander had two hits and two RBI and Ramon Urias drew a walk.  Roughned Odor had a hit, Santander hit two homeruns and the Orioles were 0-3 with runners in scoring position and left three men on base.  McKenna had an outfield assist. 

In the third Stanton hit an RBI double giving the Yankees a 1-0 lead.  In the fourth Trevino hit a three-run homerun pushing the Yankees lead to 4-0.  In the bottom of the fourth Santander hit a solo homerun cutting the lead to 4-1.  In the ninth Donaldson hit a solo homerun extending the lead to 5-1 and Rizzo hit a solo homerun making it 6-1.  In the bottom of the ninth Santander hit a solo homerun cutting the lead to 6-2 and that would be the final score. 

The two teams will play game two of four on Tuesday night. 

Tuesday, May 17, 2022

New York Mets lose a high scoring nail biter to the Seattle Mariners

 

The New York Mets were defeated by the Seattle Mariners on Sunday.  The game took place at Citi Field in Flushing, New York and the final score was 8-7.  Carlos Carrasco started for the Mets and he pitched ok.  Brandon Nimmo led the offense with a couple of hits and three RBI. 

Carrasco pitched 4 1/3 innings giving up eight hits and four runs with a walk and two strikeouts.   Chasen Shreve took his first loss of the season pitching an inning giving up two hits and two runs with a strikeout, Drew Smith pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up two hits and a run and Joely Rodriguez pitched two innings giving up two hits and a run with three strikeouts.  Colin Holderman pitched an inning giving up two hits and he struck out one. 

Robbie Ray won his fourth game of the season pitching six innings giving up five hits and five runs with three walks and nine strikeouts.  Sergio Romo pitched a perfect inning, Paul Sewald pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout and Drew Steckenrider pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up four hits and two runs.  Diego Castillo pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a walk and he struck out two and earned his second save of the season. 

Nimmo had two hits and three RBI, Starling Marte had a hit and Francisco Lindor had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk.  Pete Alonso had a hit, Mark Canha drew a walk and J.D. Davis had a hit and two RBI.  Eduardo Escobar had a hit and drew a walk, Jeff McNeil had a hit and an RBI and Tomas Nido drew a walk.  Mazeika had a hit, Marte and Nimmo each hit a double and Davis, Nimmo and Escobar each hit a triple.  Lindor hit a homerun and the Mets were 4-10 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  Canha was caught stealing and Marte had an outfield assist. 

Adam Frazier had two hits, Ty France had two hits and J.P. Crawford had a hit.  Jesse Winker had two hits, Julio Rodriguez had four hits, two RBI and drew a walk and Mike Ford had a hit and two RBI.  Abraham Toro had two hits and an RBI, Steven Souza Jr. had a hit and Cal Raleigh had a hit and two RBI.  Toro, Frazier, France and Winker each hit a double and Rodriguez and Raleigh each hit a homerun.  The Mariners were 3-8 with runners in scoring position and left seven men on base. 

In the bottom of the first Lindor hit a solo homerun giving the Mets a 1-0 lead.  In the third Raleigh hit into a double play but a run scored tying the score at one.  In the fourth Ford hit a two-run single to give the Mariners a 3-1 lead.  Toro hit a sac fly and the lead was pushed to 4-1.  In the bottom of the fourth Davis hit a two-run triple to cut the lead to 4-3 and Nimmo hit a two-run triple to give the Mets a 5-4 lead.  In the sixth Rodriguez hit a solo homerun tying the game at five.  Raleigh hit a two-run homerun and the Mariners grabbed a 7-5 lead.  In the seventh Rodriguez hit an RBI single pushing the lead to 8-5 and in the bottom of the ninth McNeil hit an RBI single and Nimmo an RBI double cutting the lead to 8-7.  8-7 would be the final score. 

New York Mets defeat the Seattle Mariners

 

The New York Mets defeated the Seattle Mariners on Saturday.  The game took place at Citi Field in Flushing, New York and the final score was 5-4.  Chris Bassitt started for the Mets and he pitched well and the offense was led by Starling Marte who had three hits. 

Bassitt pitched 5 2/3 innings giving up five hits and a run with three walks and eight strikeouts.  Seth Lugo pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up two hits and two runs with a walk, Chasen Shreve pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a hit and a run with a walk and a strikeout and Adam Ottavino pitched an inning giving up a hit.  Ottavino won his second game of the season and Edwin Diaz pitched a perfect inning striking out the side and he earned his eighth save of the season. 

George Kirby started for the Mariners and he pitched four innings giving up three hits and three runs with one of them being earned.  He walked one and struck out one.  Penn Murfee pitched an inning giving up two hits and a run with a strikeout, Anthony Misiewicz pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout and Andres Munoz pitched an inning giving up two hits and a run with two strikeouts and he took his first loss of the season.  Sergio Romo pitched a perfect inning. 

Brandon Nimmo had a hit, Marte had three hits and Francisco Lindor had a hit and two RBI.  Pete Alonso had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk, Jeff McNeil had an RBI and Patrick Mazeika had a hit and an RBI.  Marte and Alonso each hit a double and Marte hit a triple.  Mazeika hit a homerun and the Mets were 1-6 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base.  Marte had a stolen base.  Bassitt and Shreve each had a pickoff. 

Ty France had two hits, J.P. Crawford had a hit and Eugenio Suarez had a hit and drew a walk.  Jesse Winker had two hits, three RBI and drew a walk, Julio Rodriguez drew a walk and Steven Souza Jr. had a hit and an RBI.  Luis Torrens had two hits and drew two walks, Winker hit a homerun and the Mariners were 2-10 with runners in scoring position and left ten men on base.  Rodriguez was caught stealing and Suarez and Rodriguez were picked off.  Crawford, Suarez and Torrens each committed an error and Souza Jr. had an outfield assist. 

In the bottom of the first Lindor hit an RBI single giving the Mets a 1-0 lead.  In the bottom of the third Lindor hit a sac fly pushing their lead to 2-0.  McNeil hit a sac fly and the lead was 3-0.  In the bottom of the fifth Alonso hit an RBI double extending the Mets lead to 4-0.  In the sixth Souza Jr. hit an RBI single cutting the lead to 4-1.  In the seventh Winker hit a three-run homerun to tie the score at four.  In the bottom of the seventh Mazeika hit a solo homerun giving the Mets a 5-4 lead and that was the final score of the game.  The third and final game of the series will be on Sunday. 

Saturday, May 14, 2022

New York Yankees slug their way to victory in the Windy City

 The New York Yankees defeated the Chicago White Sox on Thursday night at Guaranteed Rate Field in

Chicago, Illinois and the final score was 15-7.  Luis Gil started for the Yankees and he pitched ok.  

Giancarlo Stanton led the offense with three hits and six RBI.  


Gil pitched four innings giving up five hits and four runs with two walks and five strikeouts.  Miguel 

Castro pitched a perfect inning, Lucas Luetge pitched an inning giving up a hit and a run with a 

strikeout and Jonathan Loaisiga pitched an inning giving up a hit and two runs with a walk.  Loaisiga 

picked up his first win of the season.  Chad Green pitched two innings giving up a hit and a walk with 

two strikeouts.  


Dylan Cease started for the White Sox and pitched four innings giving up six hits and six runs with

two walks and 11 strikeouts.  Jose Ruiz pitched an inning giving up a hit, Ryan Burr pitched two innings 

giving up two hits and a run and Joe Kelly pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a hit and five runs with four 

walks and a strikeout.  Kelly took his first loss of the season and Tanner Banks pitched 1 1/3 innings 

giving up five hits and three runs with a strikeout.  


DJ LeMahieu had three hits, an RBI and drew a walk, Aaron Judge had two hits, four RBI and drew a

walk and Anthony Rizzo had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk.  Stanton had three hits and six RBI and drew

a walk, Josh Donaldson had two hits and three RBI and Joey Gallo had a hit and drew a walk.  Marwin

Gonzalez drew a walk, Kyle Higashioka had two hits and Gleyber Torres had a hit and drew a walk.  

LeMahieu hit two doubles, Rizzo hit a triple and Stanton hit two homeruns.  Judge and Donaldson each 

also hit a homer.  The Yankees were 6-12 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  Rizzo

and Luetge each committed an error.  Gil had a pickoff.  


Tim Anderson drew a walk, Yoan Moncada had a hit and three RBI and Luis Robert had a hit.  Yasmani

Grandal drew a walk, Gavin Sheets had a hit and drew a walk and AJ Pollock had two hits, an RBI and 

drew a walk.  Adam Engel had a hit, Leury Garcia had two hits and two RBI.  Pollock and Sheets each hit

a double and Moncada hit a homerun.  The White Sox were 4-11 with runners in scoring position and

left six men on base.  Garcia was picked off and Grandal had a passed ball.  


In the first Stanton hit a two-run homer giving the Yankees a 2-0 lead.  In the bottom of the second 

Pollock hit an RBI double, Garcia hit a two-run single and it was 3-2 White Sox.  In the third Rizzo

hit an RBI triple tying the game at three.  Stanton hit another two-run homerun giving the Yankees a 

5-3 lead.  In the fourth LeMahieu hit an RBI double pushing the lead to 6-3.  In the bottom of the fourth

a wild pitch cut the lead to 6-4.  In the seventh Judge hit a solo homer extending the lead to 7-4.  In the 

bottom of the seventh Moncada hit a three-run homer tying the game at seven.  In the eighth Judge hit 

a two-run single giving the Yankees a 9-7 lead.  Stanton hit a two-run single and Donaldson hit a 

three-run homerun.  In the ninth Judge hit a sac fly making it 15-7 and that was the final score.


The two teams will play game two of four on Friday night.  

New York Yankees sweep the Toronto Blue Jays

 The New York Yankees defeated the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday afternoon.  The game took place at 

Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 5-3.  Jameson Taillon started for the 

Yankees and he pitched well.  Gleyber Torres led the offense with two hits and five RBI.  

Taillon pitched 5 1/3 innings giving up six hits and two runs with a walk and four strikeouts.  Michael 

King pitched an inning giving up two hits and he struck out one, Clay Holmes pitched 1 2/3 innings with 

a strikeout and Aroldis Chapman pitched an inning giving up a hit and a run with a walk and a strikeout.


Jose Berrios started for the Blue Jays and he pitched 5 1/3 innings giving up five hits and five runs.  He

walked one and struck out four and took his second loss of the season.  Trevor Richards pitched 2/3 of an

inning giving up a hit, Trent Thornton pitched 1 2/3 innings giving up two hits and he struck out one and 

Ryan Borucki pitched to one batter and struck him out.  


Aaron Judge had a hit, Anthony Rizzo had a hit and drew a walk and DJ LeMahieu had two hits.  Torres 

had two hits and five RBI, Joey Gallo had a hit and Marwin Gonzalez had a hit.  LeMahieu hit a double 

and Torres hit a homerun.  The Yankees were 2-5 with runners in scoring position and left four men on

base.  Isiah Kiner-Falefa committed two errors.  


George Springer had an RBI and drew a walk, Bo Bichette had three hits and Vlad Guerrero Jr. had a

hit.  Teoscar Hernandez had a hit and an RBI, Alejandro Kirk had two hits and Matt Chapman had an

RBI.  Santiago Espinal had a hit, Raimel Tapia had a hit and Vinny Capra drew a walk.  Kirk, Bichette,

and Espinal each hit a double and the Blue Jays were 0-7 with runners in scoring position and left nine 

men on base.  Hernandez had a stolen base.  


In the first Hernandez grounded into a force out giving the Jays a 1-0 lead.  In the bottom of the fourth 

Torres hit a three-run homer giving the Yankees a 3-1 lead.  In the sixth Chapman hit a sac fly cutting the

lead to 3-2.  In the bottom of the sixth Torres hit a two-run single pushing the lead to 5-2 and that would 

be the final score.  The Yankees swept the brief two-game series and will now head to Chicago to take on

the White Sox for a four-game series beginning Thursday night.  



Friday, May 13, 2022

New York Yankees walk-off the Toronto Blue Jays

 

The New York Yankees defeated the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.  The game took place at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 6-5.  Luis Severino started for the Yankees and battled.  The offense was led by Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton who each had two hits and three RBI. 

Severino pitched 4 2/3 innings giving up five hits and three runs with two walks and eight strikeouts.  Miguel Castro pitched 1 1/3 innings with four strikeouts, Jonathan Loaisiga pitched an inning giving up a hit and a run with a walk and Chad Green pitched an inning giving up a hit and a run with two strikeouts.  Wandy Peralta won his first game of the season pitching an inning with a walk and a strikeout. 

Yusei Kikuchi started for the Blue Jays and he pitched 5 1/3 innings giving up two hits and two runs with three walks and seven strikeouts.  Yimi Garcia gave up a hit and a run, David Phelps pitched 2/3 of an inning and Adam Cimber pitched an inning giving up a walk and he struck out one.  Tim Mayza pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a hit and a walk, Trevor Richards pitched 1/3 of an inning with a strikeout and Jordan Romano pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up a hit and three runs with two walks and a strikeout.  Romano blew his second save of the season and lost his second game of the season. 

DJ LeMahieu had a hit and drew a walk, Judge had two hits and three RBI and Anthony Rizzo drew a walk.  Stanton had two hits and three RBI, Josh Donaldson drew a walk and Aaron Hicks drew two walks.  Joey Gallo drew a walk, Jose Trevino drew a walk and LeMahieu hit a double.  Stanton and Judge each hit a homerun and the Yankees were 3-8 with runners in scoring position and left seven men on base. 

George Springer had two hits, an RBI and drew a walk, Bo Bichette had ah it and drew a walk and Vlad Guerrero Jr. had a hit and drew a walk.  Lourdes Gurriel Jr. had a hit and an RBI, Alejandro Kirk had a hit and an RBI and Matt Chapman drew a walk.  Santiago Espinal had a hit and two RBI, Espinal hit a double and Gurriel Jr. hit a double and Springer hit a homerun.  The Jays were 1-6 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  Gurriel Jr. had a stolen base. 

In the first Springer hit a solo homerun giving the Jays a 1-0 lead.  In the second Espinal hit a two-run double pushing their lead to 3-0.  In the bottom of the sixth Stanton hit a three-run homerun to tie the game at three.  In the eighth Gurriel Jr. hit an RBI double giving the Jays a 4-3 lead.  Kirk hit a sac fly and it was 5-3 Jays.  In the bottom of the ninth Judge hit a three-run walk-off homerun giving the Yankees a 6-5 victory.  The two teams will play game two of two on Wednesday afternoon. 

New York Mets get beat by the Washington Nationals as Tyler Megill struggles

 

The New York Mets were defeated by the Washington Nationals on Wednesday.  The game took place at Nationals Park in Washington D.C. and the final score was 8-3.  Tyler Megill started for the Mets and was horrible.  The bullpen pitched well and Brandon Nimmo led the offense with three hits. 

Megill pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up eight hits and eight runs with a walk and a strikeout and lost his second game of the season.  Trevor Williams pitched 3 2/3 innings giving up two hits and a walk with two strikeouts and Stephen Nogosek pitched three innings giving up two walks and he struck out three. 

Aaron Sanchez started for the Nationals and he pitched 5 1/3 innings giving up six hits and three runs with a strikeout and won his second game of the season.  Austin Voth pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up two hits and he struck out one, Victor Arano pitched 1 1/3 innings with two strikeouts and Paolo Espino pitched an inning giving up two hits. 

Nimmo had three hits, Starling Marte had a hit and Pete Alonso had two hits and two RBI.  Eduardo Escobar had a hit, Jeff McNeil had a hit and Luis Guillorme had two hits.  Nimmo hit a double, Alonso hit a homerun and the Mets were 2-8 with runners in scoring position and left seven men on base. 

Cesar Hernandez had three hits and drew a walk, Juan Soto had a hit, two RBI and drew a walk and Josh Bell had a hit.  Nelson Cruz had a hit, three RBI and drew a walk, Yadiel Hernandez had a hit and drew a walk and Keibert Ruiz had two hits and an RBI.  Maikel Franco had an RBI, Dee Strange-Gordon had a hit and an RBI and Hernandez hit a double.  Soto and Cruz each hit a homerun and the Nationals were 3-5 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  Ruiz had a stolen base and Franco committed an error. 

In the first Marte hit an RBI single and Alonso hit a two-run homerun giving the Mets a 3-0 lead.  IN the bottom of the first Soto hit a two-run homerun cutting the lead to 3-2.  Ruiz hit an RBI single to tie the game at three and Franco hti a sac fly giving the Nationals a 4-3 lead.  Strange-Gordon hit an RBI single pushing the lead to 5-3.  In the bottom of the second Cruz hit a three-run homerun extending the lead to 8-3 and that would be the final score.  The two teams will play the rubber game of the three-game series on Thursday afternoon.   

New York Mets double up the Washington Nationals

 

The New York Mets defeated the Washington Nationals on Tuesday night.  The game took place at Nationals Park in Washington D.C. and the final score was 4-2.  Carlos Carrasco started for the Mets and he pitched well and the bullpen was good.  Francisco Lindor and Jeff McNeil each had two hits to lead the offense. 

Carrasco pitched 6 2/3 innings giving up seven hits and two runs with no walks and five strikeouts.  Carrasco won his third game of the season.  Drew Smith pitched an inning with a walk and a strikeout, Joely Rodriguez pitched to one batter and got him out and Edwin Diaz saved his seventh game of the season pitching an inning and giving up a hit and he struck out one. 

Patrick Corbin pitched five innings giving up three hits and no runs.  He walked four and struck out five.  Carl Edwards Jr. lost his first game of the season pitching an inning and giving up three hits and three runs with a walk and two strikeouts, Steve Cishek pitched an inning giving up a walk and he struck out two and Erasmo Ramirez pitched two innings giving up two hits and a unearned run with a walk and a strikeout. 

Brandon Nimmo had a hit and drew a walk, Lindor had two hits and Pete Alonso had a hit and drew three walks.  J.D. Davis had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk, Eduardo Escobar drew a walk and McNeil had two hits, two RBI and drew a walk.  James McCann had a hit and an RBI, McNeil hit a double and the Mets were 2-14 with runners in scoring position and left 12 men on base.  Lindor had a stolen base and Nimmo had an outfield assist. 

Juan Soto had a hit, Josh Bell had two hits and Nelson Cruz had two hits.  Maikel Franco had a hit and an RBI, Dee Strange-Gordon had a hit and Riley Adams had a hit and an RBI.  Victor Robles drew a walk, Franco hit a double and Adams hit a homerun.  The Nationals were 1-2 with runners in scoring position and left three men on base.  Strange-Gordon was caught stealing. 

In the bottom of the fourth Franco hit an RBI double giving the Nationals a 1-0 lead.  In the bottom of the fifth Adams hit a solo homerun extending the lead to 2-0.  In the top of the sixth McNeil hit a two-run double to tie the game at two.  McCann hit a sac fly and the Mets grabbed a 3-2 lead.  In the ninth Davis hit a sac fly pushing their lead to 4-2 and that would be the final score.  The two teams will play game two of there on Wednesday. 

Tuesday, May 10, 2022

New York Yankees squeak out a win with some dominant pitching

 

The New York Yankees defeated the Texas Rangers on Monday afternoon.  The game took place at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 1-0.  Nestor Cortes started for the Yankees and he pitched great and Clay Holmes and Aroldis Chapman got the last five outs.  The offense only managed five hits in this one and no one had more then a hit. 

Cortes took a no-hitter into the eighth inning.  He pitched 7 1/3 innings giving up a hit and he walked four with 11 strikeouts.  Holmes won his fourth game of the season pitching to two batters and retiring them both and Chapman picked up his seventh save of the season pitching an inning and giving up a hit. 

Jon Gray started for the Rangers and left with an injury.  He pitched 4 1/3 innings giving up two hits and three walks with four strikeouts.  Brock Burke pitched 2 2/3 innings giving up a hit and a walk with five strikeouts and Brett Martin pitched an inning with two hits and a run and he lost his third game of the season. 

DJ LeMahieu drew two walks, Aaron Judge had a hit and drew a walk and Anthony Rizzo had a hit and an RBI.  Josh Donaldson had a hit, Joey Gallo had a hit and drew a walk and Jose Trevino had a hit.  Rizzo hit a double and the Yankees were 0-4 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base. 

Corey Seager drew a walk, Jonah Heim had a hit and drew a walk and Nick Solak drew a walk.  Eli White had a hit and drew a walk and the Rangers were 0-4 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base.  Miller had a stolen base and Solak had an outfield assist. 

In the bottom of the eighth Rizzo hit an RBI double giving the Yankees a 1-0 lead and that would be the final score. 

The Yankees will now start a two-game series with the Toronto Blue Jays on Tuesday night.  They will remain at Yankee Stadium. 

New York Yankees drop game two of doubleheader to the Texas Rangers

 

The New York Yankees were defeated by the Texas Rangers in Game two of a doubleheader on Sunday night.  The game took place at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 4-2.  Jordan Montgomery started for the Yankees and he pitched well.  The bullpen wasn’t its usual dominant self and the offense only managed three hits. 

Montgomery pitched six innings giving up four hits and two runs with no walks and five strikeouts.  Michael King picked up his first loss of the season pitching 1 1/3 innings and giving up two hits and two runs with a walk and three strikeouts and Wandy Peralta pitched 1 2/3 innings giving up a hit and he struck out one. 

Glenn Otto started for the Rangers and he pitched five innings giving up two hits and two runs with three walks and two strikeouts.  Garrett Richards pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout, Matt Moore pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a hit and two walks and he struck out one and Dennis Santana pitched to one batter and retired him.  Brett Martin pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout and Joe Barlow pitched an inning with a walk and a strikeout and he picked up his fourth save of the season. 

Aaron Hicks drew three walks, Giancarlo Stanton had a hit and two RBI and Josh Donaldson had a hit.  Gleyber Torres drew a walk, Isiah Kiner-Falefa drew two walks and Jose Trevino had a hit.  Stanton hit a homerun and the Yankees were 1-6 with runners in scoring position and left seven men on base.  Hicks had two stolen bases and Estevan Florial had a stolen base.  Montgomery had a pickoff. 

Adolis Garcia had two hits, Jonah Heim had a hit and Kole Calhoun had a hit and drew a walk.  Charlie Culberson had a hit, Brad Miller had a hit and two RBI and Eli White had a hit and an RBI.  Heim hit a double and White and Miller each hit a homerun.  The Rangers were 1-5 with runners in scoring position and left four men on base.  Culberson was caught stealing. 

In the bottom of the third Stanton hit a two-run homerun to give the Yankees a 2-0 lead.  In the sixth White hit a solo homerun cutting the lead to 2-1.  In the seventh a wild pitch tied the game at two and Miller hit a two-run homerun to give the Rangers a 4-2 lead and that would be the final score. 

The two teams split the doubleheader and will now play the third and final game of the series on Monday afternoon.   

New York Yankees walk-off the Texas Rangers in Game One of a doubleheader

 

The New York Yankees defeated the Texas Rangers on Saturday afternoon in Game one of a doubleheader.  The game took place at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 2-1.  Gerrit Cole started for the Yankees and he pitched well and the bullpen was great.  Gleyber Torres led the offense with a couple of hits including a walk-off homerun. 

Cole pitched 6 1/3 innings giving up five hits and a run with a walk and ten strikeouts.  Jonathan Loaisiga pitched 1 2/3 innings with two strikeouts and Clay Holmes won his third game of the season pitching an inning and giving up a hit and he struck out two. 

Dane Dunning started for the Rangers and he pitched six innings giving up two hits and a run with three walks and five strikeouts.  Matt Bush pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a hit and he struck out one, Dennis Santana pitched to one batter and got him out and John King pitched an inning giving up two hits and a run. 

Aaron Judge had a hit and drew a walk, Anthony Rizzo had a hit and drew a walk and Giancarlo Stanton had an RBI and drew a walk.  DJ LeMahieu had a hit, Torres had two hits and an RBI and one was a homerun.  The Yankees were 0-5 with runners in scoring position and left eight men on base. 

Marcus Semien had two hits, Adolis Garcia had a hit and Mitch Garver had two hits.  Kole Calhoun had a hit and an RBI, Garver hit two doubles and Calhoun hit a homerun.  The Rangers were 0-5 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  Ibanez committed two errors and Miller committed an error. 

In the sixth Stanton hit a sac fly to give the Yankees a 1-0 lead.  In the seventh Calhoun hit a solo homerun to tie the game at one.  In the bottom of the ninth Torres hit a solo homerun to walk-off the game and give the Yankees the 2-1 victory. 

Saturday, May 7, 2022

New York Yankees win streak ends with loss in Toronto

 The New York Yankees were defeated by the Toronto Blue Jays on Wednesday night.  The game took 

place at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada and the final score was 2-1.  Nestor Cortes Jr. started for the 

Yankees and he was wild but kept them in the game.  The pen was great and the offense only managed 

five hits.  


Cortes pitched four innings giving up four hits and two runs with four walks and three strikeouts.  

Michael King pitched three perfect innings with three strikeouts and Clay Holmes pitched a 

perfect inning with a strikeout.  


Yusei Kikuchi started for the Blue Jays and he pitched six innings giving up three hits and a run.  He

walked one and struck out seven, David Phelps pitched 1/3 of an inning with two walks, Tim Mayza

pitched 2/3 of an inning with a strikeout and Yimi Garcia pitched an inning with a strikeout.  Jordan

Romano saved his 12th game of the season pitching an inning giving up two hits and a walk with a

strikeout.  


DJ LeMahieu had a hit, Aaron Judge drew a walk and Giancarlo Stanton had a hit.  Josh Donaldson 

had a hit and drew a walk, Aaron Hicks drew a walk and Joey Gallo had a hit, an RBI and drew a 

walk.  Kyle Higashioka had a hit which was a double.  Gallo hit a homerun and they were 0-8 with

runners in scoring position and left seven men on base.  


Bo Bichette had a hit and drew a walk, Vlad Guerrero Jr. had a hit and an RBI and Lourdes Gurriel Jr.

had a hit.  Matt Chapman had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk, Santiago Espinal drew a walk and Vinny

Capra drew a walk.  Bichette and Gurriel Jr. hit a double and Chapman hit a homerun.  The Jays were

1-2 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base.


In the bottom of the second Chapman hit a solo homerun giving the Jays a 1-0 lead.  In the third Gallo 

hit a solo homerun tying the game at one.  In the bottom of the third Guerrero Jr. hit an RBI single 

giving the Jays a 2-1 lead and that would be the final score.  The Yankees won two out of three and

saw their 11 game win streak end.  They will come home and start a three-game series with the Texas

Rangers.  



The Mets stun the Phillies with amazing ninth inning rally

 The New York Mets defeated the Philadelphia Phillies on Thursday night.  The game took place at 

Citizens Bank Park and the final score was 8-7.  Taijuan Walker started for the Mets and he was bad.  The

bullpen was good and Starling Marte led the offense with three hits.


Walker pitched four innings giving up nine hits and seven runs with six earned.  He walked two and struck 

out two, Chasen Shreve pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up two hits and struck out one and Adonis Medina 

pitched 2 2/3 innings giving up a hit and struck out one.  Medina won his first game of the season.  Edwin

Diaz pitched a perfect inning with two strikeouts and earned his sixth save of the season.  


Aaron Nola started for the Phillies and pitched seven innings giving up three hits and a run with a walk

and seven strikeouts.  Jeurys Familia pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout, James Norwood pitched 

1/3 of an inning giving up four hits and four runs and Corey Knebel pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up 

four hits and three runs with a strikeout.  Knebel lost his second game of the season and blew his first 

save.  


Brandon Nimmo had a hit and two RBI, Marte had three hits and two RBI and Francisco Lindor had

a hit and two RBI.  Pete Alonso had two hits, Jeff McNeil had two hits and drew a walk and Mark Canha

had a hit and an RBI.  J.D. Davis had a hit and an RBI, Alonso, Davis and Marte each hit a double.  

Marte and Lindor each hit a homerun.  The Mets were 4-9 with runners in scoring position and left 

four on base.  Lindor and McNeil each committed an error.  


Kyle Schwarber had a hit and drew a walk, Alec Bohm had two hits and Bryce Harper had two hits

and two RBI.  Nick Castellanos had a hit and three RBI, J.T. Realmuto had a hit and an RBI and Rhys

Hoskins drew a walk.  Jean Segura had three hits and an RBI, Odubel Herrera had two hits and Harper,

Schwarber and Bohm each hit a double.  Harper and Castellanos each hit a homer.  The Phillies were 

4-16 with runners in scoring position and left eight men on base.  


In the first Harper hit an RBI double and Castellanos hit an RBI groundout to make it a 2-0 game.

Realmuto hit an RBI single and Segura hit an RBI single pushing the lead to 4-0.  In the second 

Castellanos hit into a force out and a run scored making it 4-0.  In the bottom of the fourth Harper hit a 

solo homer extending the lead to 6-0.  Castellanos hit a solo homer and it was 7-0.  In the sixth Marte

hit a solo homer cutting the lead to 7-1.  In the ninth Lindor hit a two-run homer making it 7-3, Canha hit

an RBI single and Davis hit an RBI double cutting the lead to 7-5.  Nimmo hit a two-run single and Marte 

hit an RBI double to give the Mets an 8-7 lead and that would be the final.  It was an amazing comeback 

by the Mets.  


 

New York Mets get hit hard by the Atlanta Braves

 The New York Mets were defeated by the Atlanta Braves on Wednesday.  The game took place at Citi

Field in Flushing, New York and the final score was 9-2.  Tylor Megill started for the Mets and he was 

ok.  The bullpen was not good and Starling Marte led the team with two hits.  


Megill pitched 5 1/3 innings giving up four hits and three runs with two walks and nine strikeouts.  

Megill lost his first game of the season.  Adam Ottavino gave up two hits and three runs with a walk and

he didn’t record an out and Trevor Williams pitched 3 2/3 innings giving up three hits and three runs with

a walk and six strikeouts.  


Ian Anderson started for the Braves and he pitched 5 1/3 innings giving up five hits and a run with four

walks and a strikeout.  Collin McHugh pitched 1 2/3 innings giving up two hits and he struck out two,

A.J. Minter pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout and Darren O’Day pitched an inning giving up a

hit and a run with a walk and two strikeouts.  


Brandon Nimmo had a hit and drew two walks, Marte had two hits and Francisco Lindor drew a walk.

Pete Alonso had a hit, Eduardo Escobar had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk and J.D. Davis had a hit and 

drew a walk, Luis Guillorme had a hit and an RBI and James McCann had a hit.  Alonso and Escobar each

hit a double and Guillorme hit a homerun and the Mets were 2-8 with runners in scoring position and

left nine men on base.  Lindor committed an error.  


Ronald Acura Jr. had a hit and an RBI, Matt Olson had an RBI and drew a walk and Austin Riley had

a hit.  Marcell Ozuna had a hit, Ozzie Albies had a hit and Travis d’Arnaud had an RBI and drew a 

walk.  Adam Duvall had two hits and two RBI, Dansby Swanson had two hits, an RBI and drew a walk.

Guillermo Heredia had a hit, two RBI and drew a walk.  Duvall hit a double, Heredia hit a homer.

The Braves were 4-9 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base.  


In the sixth d’Arnaud had an RBI walk and Duvall hit a two-run double giving the Braves a 3-0 lead.

A wild pitch pushed the lead to 4-0 and Swanson hit an RBI single making it 5-0.  Acuna Jr. hit an

RBI single and Olson hit an RBI groundout extending the lead to 7-0.  In the bottom of the sixth

Escobar hit an RBI double cutting the lead to 7-1.  In the eighth Heredia hit a two-run homer pushing

the lead to 9-1.  In the bottom of the ninth Guillorme hit a solo homer cutting the lead to 9-2 and that 

would be the final score.  

Thursday, May 5, 2022

New York Mets sweep doubleheader from the Atlanta Braves

 

The New York Mets defeated the Atlanta Braves in game two of a doubleheader on Tuesday.  The game took place at Citi Field in Flushing, New York and the final score was 3-0.  Carlos Carrasco started for the Mets and he pitched very well.  Jeff McNeil, Pete Alonso and James McCann each had two hits to lead the offense. 

Carrasco won his second game of the season pitching eight innings and giving up six hits and no runs with two walks and five strikeouts.  Seth Lugo picked up his second save of the season pitching an inning and giving up a hit. 

Kyle Wright started for the Braves and he pitched seven innings giving up nine hits and three runs with a walk and three strikeouts.  Wright lost his first game of the season and Will Smith pitched an inning with a strikeout. 

Brandon Nimmo had a hit, McNeil had two hits and Alonso had two hits and an RBI.  Dom Smith had a hit and two RBI, Mark Canha had a hit and J.D. Davis drew a walk.  McCann had two hits, Smith hit a double and Alonso hit a homerun.  The Mets were 1-4 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base. 

Ronald Acuna Jr. had a hit and drew a walk, Matt Olson had two hits and Ozzie Albies had two hits.  Adam Duvall had a hit, Travis Demeritte drew a walk and William Contreras had a hit.  Acuna Jr. hit a double and Olson hit two doubles.  The Braves were 0-11 with runners in scoring position and left seven men on base. 

In the bottom of the first Smith hit a two-run double to give the Mets a 2-0 lead.  In the bottom of the sixth Alonso hit a solo homerun extending the lead to 3-0 and that would be the final score. 

The two teams will play the fourth and final game of the series on Wednesday night.   

New York Mets win game one of a doubleheader over the Atlanta Braves

 

The New York Mets defeated the Atlanta Braves on Tuesday.  The game took place at Citi Field in Flushing, New York and the final score was 5-4.  David Peterson started for the Mets and he didn’t pitch great, the bullpen pitched well.  Travis Jankowski and Pete Alonso each had two hits to lead the offense. 

Peterson pitched five innings giving up four hits and four runs with three being earned.  He walked three and struck out six and won his first game of the season.  Adam Ottavino pitched a perfect inning with two strikeouts, Drew Smith pitched two innings giving up a walk and he struck out two and Edwin Diaz picked up his fifth save of the season pitching an inning and giving up a hit and he struck out two. 

Charlie Morton started for the Braves and he pitched 5 2/3 innings giving up six hits and five runs with four being earned.  He walked three and struck out three and took his third loss of the season.  Jesse Chavez pitched 2 1/3 innings giving up a hit and he struck out two. 

Jankowski had two hits and drew a walk, Mark Canha had an RBI and Francisco Lindor had an RBI.  Alonso had two hits and two RBI, Eduardo Escobar had a hit and an RBI and Starling Marte had a hit.  Luis Guillorme drew two walks, Tomas Nido had a hit and the Mets were 3-9 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  Jankowski had a stolen base and Marte was caught stealing.  Peterson committed an error. 

Matt Olso had a hit, three RBI and drew two walks, Austin Riley had a hit an ddrew a walk and Adam Duvall drew a walk.  Dansby Swanson had a hit, Travis Demeritte had a hit and an RBI, Orlando Arcia had a hit and Swanson hit a double.  Olson hit a homerun and the Braves were 1-2 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  Morton and d’Arnaud committed an error. 

In the bottom of the first Alonso hit an RBI single, Escobar hit an RBI single and the Mets had a 2-0 lead.  In the second Demeritte hit a sac fly cutting the lead to 2-1.  In the bottom of the second Lindor hit into a force out and a run scored pushing the lead to 3-1.  Alonso hit an RBI single and it was 4-1 Mets.  In the bottom of the fourth Canha hti a sac fly making it a 5-1 game.  In the fifth Olson hit a three-run homerun cutting the lead to 5-4 and that would be the final score.   

New York Mets fall to the Atlanta Braves

 

The New York Mets were defeated by the Atlanta Braves on Monday.  The game took place at Citi Field in Flushing, New York and the final score was 5-2.  Chris Bassitt started for the Mets and he pitched well, Starling Marte and Mark Canha led the offense with two hits each. 

Bassitt pitched seven innings giving up six hits and three runs and he walked one and struck out eight.  Bassitt took his second loss of the season.  Trevor May pitched an inning giving up two hits and two runs with a walk and Adam Ottavino pitched a perfect inning striking out the side. 

Max Fried started for the Braves and he pitched six innings giving up four hits and two runs with no walks and six strikeouts.  Fried won his third game of the season.  Tyler Matzek pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up two walks and he struck out one, Collin McHugh pitched to one batter and struck him out and A.J. Minter pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout.  Kenley Jansen pitched an inning giving up a hit and he struck out one and picked up his seventh save of the season. 

Brandon Nimmo drew a walk, Canha had two hits and an RBI and Marte had two hits.  Jeff McNeil had a hit and drew a walk, Marte hit a double and Canha hit a homerun.  The Mets were 0-6 with runners in scoring position and left seven men on base.  Nimmo had an outfield assist. 

Ronald Acuna Jr. had a hit, Matt Olson drew a walk and Austin Riley had two hits and an RBI.  Ozzie Albies had two hits, Travis d’Arnaud had three hits and three RBI and Adam Duvall had an RBI.  Dansby Swanson drew a walk, d’Arnaud hit two doubles and Riley hit a homerun.  The Braves were 2-4 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base.  Albies committed an error. 

In the bottom of the second a wild pitch gave the Mets a 1-0 lead.  In the bottom of the third a Canha solo homerun extended the lead to 2-0.  In the fourth Riley hit a solo homerun cutting the lead to 2-1 and in the sixth d’Arnaud hit an RBI double to tie the game at two.  Duvall hit into a sac fly double play giving the Braves a 3-2 lead.  In the eighth d’Arnaud hit a two-run double pushing the Braves lead to 5-2 and that would be the final score.  The two teams will play a doubleheader on Tuesday. 

Tuesday, May 3, 2022

New York Yankees hold on for tenth straight in Toronto

 The New York Yankees defeated the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night.  The game took place at

Rogers Centre in Toronto, Canada and the final score was 3-2.  Jordan Montgomery started and pitched 

well and the bullpen was good.  Gleyber Torres led the offense with three RBI.


Montgomery pitched five innings giving up six hits and two runs with five strikeouts.  Jonathan

Loaisiga pitched an inning giving up a walk and he struck out one, Miguel Castro pitched 2/3 of an inning 

giving up a hit and a walk and Clay Holmes pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up two hits and he struck out

one and picked up his second win of the season.  Chad Green earned his first save of the season pitching 

a perfect inning with two strikeouts.  


Ross Stripling started for the Blue Jays and he pitched four innings giving up five hits and two runs.

He struck out three, David Phelps pitched 1 2/3 perfect innings, Trevor Richards pitched 1 1/3 innings 

striking out one and Adam Cimber pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout.  Yimi Garcia pitched 

an inning giving up two hits and a run with a strikeout.  Garcia took his second loss of the season.


DJ LeMahieu had a hit, Aaron Judge had a hit and Giancarlo Stanton had a hit.  Josh Donaldson had 

a hit, Torres had two hits and three RBI and Isiah Kiner-Falefa had a hit.  Kiner-Falefa hit a double 

Torres hit a homerun and the Yankees were 2-8 with runners in scoring position and left five men

on base.  Judge, LeMahieu and Locastro each had a stolen base.  


George Springer had two hits, Bo Bichette had two hits and an RBI and Vlad Guerrero had a hit and

drew a walk.  Lourdes Gurriel Jr.  had a hit, Matt Chapman had a hit and an RBI and Alejandro Kirk

had a hit and drew a walk.  Tyler Heineman had a hit, Bichette and Heineman each hit a double and

the Blue Jays were 1-8 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  Guerrero committed an

error.  


In the fourth Torres hit a two-run homer giving the Yankees a 2-0 lead.  In the bottom of the fourth

Bichette hit an RBI double and Chapman hit an RBI single tying the game at two.  In the ninth Torres

hit an RBI single giving the Yankees a 3-2 lead and that would be the final score.  


The two teams will play game two of three on Tuesday night.  The Yankees have won ten straight games.

New York Yankees rally to sweep the Kansas City Royals

 The New York Yankees defeated the Kansas City Royals on Sunday afternoon.  The game took place

at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri and the final score was 6-4.  Luis Severino started for the

Yankees and he battled, the bullpen was good.  The offense was led by Aaron Judge who had two homers.


Severino pitched five innings giving up seven hits and four runs with three being earned.  He walked one

and struck out four.  Clarke Schmidt pitched an inning giving up a hit and he struck out one and picked

up his second win of the season.  Lucas Luetge pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up two hits and he struck 

out one, Michael King pitched 1 2/3 innings striking out two and Aroldis Chapman pitched an inning

giving up a hit and a walk and he picked up his sixth save of the season.  


Daniel Lynch started for the Royals and he pitched five innings giving up four hits and three runs.

He walked one and struck out four, Taylor Clarke pitched an inning giving up two hits, Dylan Coleman

lost his first game of the season giving up two walks and two runs.  Scott Barlow pitched two innings 

giving up a hit and a walk with a strikeout and Josh Staumont pitched an inning giving up a hit and a run

with a walk and two strikeouts.  


DJ LeMahieu had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk, Judge had two hits and three RBI and Josh Donaldson 

had a hit, an RBI and drew two walks.  Giancarlo Stanton had a hit and drew a walk, Miguel Andujar

had two hits and Isiah Kiner-Falefa had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk.  Kiner-Falefa hit a double, Judge

hit two homeruns and the Yankees were 1-8 with runners in scoring position and left seven men on base.

Donaldson committed an error.  


Nicky Lopez had two hits, Whit Merrifield had two hits and drew a walk and Andrew Benintendi had

a hit and drew a walk.  Carlos Santana had a hit and an RBI, Kyle Isbel had a hit and Michael Taylor

had two hits and an RBI.  Cam Gallagher had a hit, Edward Olivares had a hit and Benintendi and 

Santana each hit a double and Taylor hit a homerun.  The Royals were 1-10 with runners in scoring 

position and left eight men on base.  Olivares was caught stealing.


In the first Judge hit a solo homerun giving the Yankees a 1-0 lead.  In the third Taylor hit a solo homer

tying the game at one.  A wild pitch scored another run and Santana hit an RBI double making it 3-1.

In the fourth Gallagher hit a sac bunt and a run scored pushing the Royals lead to 4-1.  In the fifth 

Kiner-Falefa hit an RBI double and LeMahieu an RBI single cutting the lead to 4-3.  In the seventh

Judge hit an RBI groundout tying the game at four and Donaldson reached on a fielders choice scoring 

a run and making it 5-4 Yankees.  In the ninth Judge hit a solo homerun extending the lead to 6-4 and 

that would be the final score.  The Yankees swept the three-game series and have won nine in a row.

They will head to Toronto to begin a three game series on Monday night.  

Monday, May 2, 2022

New York Yankees blank the Kansas City Royals

 

The New York Yankees defeated the Kansas City Royals on Saturday night.  The game took place at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City, Missouri and the final score was 3-0.  Gerrit Cole started for the Yankees and he pitched well and the bullpen pitched well also.  Gleyber Torres, Aaron Hicks and Joey Gallo each had two hits to lead the offense. 

Cole pitched six innings giving up five hits and no runs.  He walked two and struck out six.  Cole won his second game of the season.  Miguel Castro pitched an inning giving up a hit and a walk with a strikeout, Clay Holmes pitched an inning giving up a hit and Aroldis Chapman pitched a perfect inning and picked up his fifth save of the season. 

Carlos Hernandez started for the Royals and he pitched four innings giving up four hits and three runs with two being earned.  He walked five and struck out three and took his first loss of the season.  Joey Payamps pitched two innings giving up two hits and he struck out one and Ronald Bolanos pitched three innings giving up two hits and three walks with a strikeout. 

Josh Donaldson had a hit and drew two walks, Anthony Rizzo drew two walks and Giancarlo Stanton had a hit.  Torres had two hits and an RBI, Hicks had two hits and drew two walks and Gallo had two hits.  Isiah Kiner-Falefa had an RBI and drew a walk, Jose Trevino drew a walk and Donaldson hit a double.  The Yankees were 2-9 with runners in scoring position and left ten men on base.  Rizzo and Kiner-Falefa were caught stealing and Kiner-Falefa committed an error. 

Whit Merrifield had a hit and drew two walks, Andrew Benintendi drew a walk and Carlos Santana had a hit.  Hunter Dozier had two hits, Bobby Witt Jr. had a hit and Edward Olivares had two hits.  Dozier hit a double and the Royals were 0-5 with runners in scoring position and left 11 men on base.  Olivares had a stolen base and Lopez committed an error. 

In the second Kiner-Falefa hit into a double play and a run scored giving the Yankees a 1-0 lead.  In the third Torres hit a sac fly pushing the lead to 2-0 and in the fourth Kiner-Falefa hit a sac fly making it a 3-0 game which would be the final score. 

The two teams will play the third and final game of the series on Sunday afternoon with the Yankees looking for the sweep and their ninth straight victory. 

Sunday, May 1, 2022

New York Mets fall to the Philadelphia Phillies

 The New York Mets were defeated by the Philadelphia Phillies on Saturday.  The game took place at

Citi Field in Flushing, New York and the final score was 4-1.  Taijuan Walker started for the Mets 

and pitched well and Mark Canha led the offense with two hits.


Walker pitched five innings giving up two hits and no runs with two walks and a strikeout.  Trevor May

pitched an inning giving up a hit, Adam Ottavino pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up two hits and three 

runs with two walks and a strikeout.  Ottavino took his first loss of the season.  Sean Reid-Foley pitched 

an inning giving up a hit and a run with a strikeout and Chasen Shreve pitched 1 1/3 innings with three

strikeouts.  


Kyle Gibson started for the Phillies and he pitched 4 1/3 innings giving up two hits and an unearned run.

He walked five and struck out three, Jose Alvarado struck out both guys he faced, James Norwood 

pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout and Seranthony Dominguez pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up

a hit and he struck out one.  Jeurys Familia pitched an inning with two walks and Corey Knebel

pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up a hit and a walk with a strikeout and he earned his fourth save of the

season.  


Brandon Nimmo had a hit and drew a walk, Francisco Lindor had a hit, an RBI and drew a walk and 

Pete Alonso drew two walks.  Eduardo Escobar drew a walk, Jeff McNeil drew a walk and Canha had two

hits.  Dom Smith drew a walk, J.D. Davis drew a walk and the Mets were 1-8 with runners in scoring 

position and they left 13 men on base.  McCann committed an error and Walker had a pickoff.  


Rhys Hoskins had a hit and an RBI, Nick Castellanos had a hit and JT Realmuto drew two walks.

Kyle Schwarber had a hit and two RBI, Alec Bohm had a hit and drew a walk and Odubel Herrera

had two hits, an RBI and drew a walk.  Herrera hit two doubles, Schwarber and Hoskins each hit a 

homerun.  The Phillies were 1-6 with runners in scoring position and left four men on base.  Bohm 

had a stolen base and Castellanos was picked off.  Gibson committed an error.  


In the bottom of the fifth Lindor reached on a fielders choice and a run scored giving the Mets a 1-0 lead.

In the seventh Schwarber hit a two-run homerun, Herrera hit an RBI double and in the eighth Hoskins

hit a solo homerun pushing the lead to 4-1.  The two teams will play the rubber game of the series on

Sunday night.  

New York Mets throw a combined no hitter to beat the Phillies

 The New York Mets defeated the Philadelphia Phillies on Friday night.  The game took place at Citi Field

in Flushing, New York and the final score was 3-0.  Tyler Megill started and pitched great and the bullpen

was great.  Francisco Lindor and Jeff McNeil each had two hits to lead the offense.  


Megill pitched five scoreless innings giving up no hits and three walks.  Megill struck out five and won 

his fourth game of the season.  Drew Smith pitched 1 1/3 innings with a walk and four strikeouts, Joely

Rodriguez pitched an inning with two walks and Seth Lugo retired both batters he faced.  Edwin Diaz 

pitched a perfect inning striking out the side and earning his fourth save of the season.  


Aaron Nola started for the Phillies pitching six innings giving up seven hits and three runs.  He struck out

nine and lost his third game of the season.  Nick Nelson pitched two innings giving up three hits and a 

walk with four strikeouts.  


Brandon Nimmo had a hit and drew a walk, Starling Marte had a hit and Lindor had two hits.  Pete Alonso

had a hit and an RBI, Eduardo Escobar had a hit and Robinson Cano had a hit.  Mark Canha had a hit,

McNeil had two hits and two RBI and Canha hit a double.  Alonso hit a homerun and the Mets were 1-3 

with runners in scoring position and left five men on base.  Marte was caught stealing.


Bryce Harper drew a walk, Kyle Schwarber drew three walks and Didi Gregorius drew a walk.  Johan

Camargo drew a walk, the Phillies were 0-2 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base.

Schwarber had a stolen base, Nelson committed an error and Schwarber had an outfield assist. 


In the bottom of the fifth McNeil hit a two-run single to give the Mets a 2-0 lead.  In the bottom of the

sixth Alonso hit a solo homerun to push the lead to 3-0.  

Saturday, April 30, 2022

New York Yankees sweep the Baltimore Orioles

 The New York Yankees defeated the Baltimore Orioles on Thursday afternoon.  The game took place

at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 10-5.  Jameson Taillon started for the

Yankees and he battled.  The bullpen was good except for Ron Marinaccio who later got demoted to AAA.

The offense was led by Aaron Judge and Anthony Rizzo who each had two hits.  


Taillon pitched 4 2/3 innings giving up seven hits and two runs with a walk and four strikeouts.  Miguel 

Castro pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up a hit and a walk with a strikeout and he picked up his second 

win of the season.  Wandy Peralta pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a hit, Jonathan Loaisiga pitched 

1 1/3 innings giving up a hit and he struck out three and Chad Green pitched an inning with two strikeouts.

Marinaccio pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up four hits and three runs with two strikeouts and Lucas 

Luetge pitched 1/3 of an inning with a walk.  


Bruce Zimmermann started for the Orioles and he pitched 4 1/3 innings giving up five hits and four 

unearned runs with a walk and five strikeouts.  Bryan Baker pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a hit, 

Mike Baumann pitched 1 2/3 innings giving up three hits and two runs with one being earned and two

walks.  Paul Fry pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up a hit and four runs with three being earned.  He walked 

one and struck out four.  


DJ LeMahieu had a hit, Judge had two hits and four RBI and Rizzo had two hits and an RBI.  Giancarlo 

Stanton had a hit, RBI and drew a walk, Josh Donaldson had a hit and an RBI and Joey Gallo drew a walk.

Tim Locastro had a hit and drew two walks, Marwin Gonzalez had a hit and two RBI and Kyle 

Higashioka had a hit.  Rizzo, Gonzalez and LeMahieu each hit a double and Judge hit a homerun.  The

Yankees were 6-15 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  Locastro had a stolen base

and was caught stealing and Judge had an outfield assist.  


Trey Mancini had two hits and an RBI, Austin Hays had four hits and an RBI and Roughned Odor had 

three hits and an RBI.  Jorge Mateo had a hit, Ryan McKenna had two hits, an RBI and drew a walk and

Ramon Urias drew a walk.  Kelvin Gutierrez had two hits and an RBI.  Hays hit three doubles, Odor hit 

two and McKenna and Mancini each hit one.  The Orioles were 4-15 with runners in scoring position 

and left 13 men on base.  Gutierrez committed two errors, Mateo committed two errors and Baumann one

error.  


In the second Gutierrez hit an RBI single giving the Orioles a 1-0 lead.  In the third Mancini hit an RBI

groundout making it 2-0.  In the bottom of the fifth Gonzalez hit an RBI double, Judge hit an RBI single 

and Rizzo hit an RBI single making it 3-2 Yankees.  Stanton hit an RBI single pushing the lead to 4-2.

In the bottom of the sixth Gonzalez hit a sac fly extending the lead to 5-2.  In the bottom of the seventh

Donaldson hit an RBI single and in the bottom of the eighth a wild pitch made it 7-2.  Judge hit a 

three-run homer and it was 10-2 Yankees.  In the ninth Hays hit an RBI double, Odor an RBI double and 

McKenna an RBI single and the lead was cut to 10-5 which would be the final score.  


The Yankees swept the three game series and won their sixth game in a row.  They will head to Kansas 

City to begin a three game series Friday night.  

Friday, April 29, 2022

New York Yankees win fifth straight game with win over the Baltimore Orioles

 

The New York Yankees defeated the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday night.  The game took place at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 5-2.  Jordan Montgomery started for the Yankees and he pitched well.  The bullpen was great and Aaron Judge and Giancarlo Stanton each had two hits to lead the offense. 

Montgomery pitched 5 2/3 innings giving up four hits and two runs with no walks and four strikeouts.  Michael King won his second game of the season pitching 2 1/3 innings giving up a hit and a walk and he struck out two and Clay Holmes pitched an inning with two strikeouts and he saved his second game of the season. 

Tyler Wells started for the Orioles and he pitched five innings giving up three hits and two runs with four strikeouts.  Joey Krehbiel pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up a hit and a run with a walk and a strikeout and he lost his second game of the season.  Felix Bautista pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up three hits and two runs and struck out one, Dillon Tate pitched an inning striking out one and Travis Lakins Sr. pitched an inning giving up a hit and a walk with two strikeouts. 

DJ LeMahieu drew a walk, Judge had two hits and Anthony Rizzo had a hit.  Stanton had two hits and three RBI, Josh Donaldson had a hit and drew a walk and Joey Gallo had a hit and an RBI.  Isiah Kiner-Falefa had a hit, Stanton and Gallo each hit a homerun and the Yankees were 0-4 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base. 

Cedric Mullins had a hit, Trey Mancini drew a walk and Anthony Santander had a hit and two RBI.  Ramon Urias had two hits, Jorge Mateo had a hit which was a double and Santander hit a homerun.  The Orioles were 1-4 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base.  Mateo was caught stealing and picked off. 

In the bottom of the first Stanton hit a two-run homerun giving the Yankees a 2-0 lead.  In the sixth Santander hit a two-run homerun to tie the game at two.  In the bottom of the sixth Stanton hit a sac fly giving the Yankees a 3-2 lead.  In the bottom of the seventh Gallo hit a solo homerun pushing the Yankees lead to 4-2.  A wild pitch made it a 5-2 game and that would be the final score. 

The two teams will play the third and final game of the series on Thursday afternoon. 

Thursday, April 28, 2022

New YOrk Yankees outslug the Baltimore Orioles

 

The New York Yankees defeated the Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday night.  The game took place at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 12-8.  Luis Severino started for the Yankees and he pitched ok, the bullpen wasn’t great.  Anthony Rizzo led the offense with three hits which were all homeruns and six RBI. 

Severino pitched six innings giving up three hits and four runs with two walks and five strikeouts.  Severino won his second game of the season.  Clay Holmes pitched an inning giving up a hit and he struck out one, Lucas Luetge pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up two hits and three runs and Jonathan Loaisiga pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up a hit and a run.  Aroldis Chapman pitched an inning with two walks and two strikeouts. 

Jordan Lyles pitched 4 2/3 innings giving up seven hits and six runs with a walk and three strikeouts.  Lyles lost his second game of the season.  Bryan Baker pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up two hits and two runs with two strikeouts, Paul Fry pitched 1/3 of an inning giving up two hits and two runs with a walk and strikeout.  Alexander Wells pitched 1 2/3 innings giving up two hits and two runs with three strikeouts. 

DJ LeMahieu had two hits, Aaron Judge had two hits and an RBI and Rizzo had three hits and six RBI and drew a walk.  Giancarlo Stanton had two hits and an RBI, Josh Donaldson had a hit and Gleyber Torres had a hit and three RBI.  Joey Gallo had a hit and an RBI, Isiah Kiner-Falefa had a hit, Kyle Higashioka drew a walk and Donaldson hit a double.  Torres hit a triple and Rizzo hit three homeruns.  Gallo and Judge each hit a homerun.  The Yankees were 3-9 with runners in scoring position and left four men on base. 

Cedric Mullins had a hit, Anthony Santander had a hit, three RBI and drew a walk and Trey Mancini had a hit and an RBI.  Roughned Odor had a hit, Hays had a hit, three RBI and drew a walk and Urias had a hit and an RBI.  Chirinos drew a walk, Jorge Mateo had a hit and Odor hit a double.  Santander and Hays each hit a homerun.  The Orioles were 4-6 with runners in scoring position and left four men on base.  Odor committed an error. 

In the third Rizzo hit a three-run homerun giving the Yankees a 3-0 lead.  In the fourth Gallo hit a solo homerun pushing the lead to 4-0.  In the fifth Rizzo hit a two-run homerun extending the lead to 6-0.  In the sixth Santander hit a three-run homerun cutting the lead to 6-3.  In the seventh Urias hit an RBI single making it 6-4.  In the bottom of the seventh Stanton hit an RBI single and Torres hit a three-run triple making it a 10-4 game. In the eighth Mancini hit an RBI single and Hays hit a three-run homerun cutting the lead to 10-8.  Judge hit a solo homerun in the eighth making it 11-4 and Rizzo hit a homerun to make it 12-8 and that was the final. 

Monday, April 25, 2022

New York Mets lose to the Arizona Diamondbacks

 The New York Mets were defeated by the Arizona Diamondbacks on Saturday.  The game took place at

Chase Field in Phoenix, Arizona and the final score was 5-2.  Trevor Williams started for the Mets and 

did not pitch well.  Jeff McNeil had two hits to lead the offense.  


Williams pitched two innings giving up seven hits and four runs and lost his second game of the season.

Sean Reid-Foley pitched 2 2/3 innings giving up two hits and two walks with a strikeout, Adam Ottavino

pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up two hits and a run with three strikeouts and Joely Rodriguez pitched an

inning with a walk.  Adonis Medina pitched a perfect inning striking out the side.  


Humberto Castellanos won his first game of the season pitching five innings and giving up four hits and

two runs with a walk and five strikeouts.  Noe Ramirez pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up two walks

and struck out two, Kyle Nelson pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up two hits and Ian Kennedy pitched an 

inning giving up a hit and he struck out two.  Joe Mantiply pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout and

saved his first game of the season.  


Brandon Nimmo drew a walk, Starling Marte had a hit and Francisco Lindor had a hit and drew a walk.

Eduardo Escobar drew a walk, Dom Smith had a hit and Robinson Cano had a hit.  McNeil had two hits, 

and an RBI and Tomas Nido had a hit and an RBI.  Smith hit a double and McNeil a triple.  The Mets 

were 3-6 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  


Daulton Varsho had two hits and an RBI, Ketel Marte had an RBI and David Peralta had a hit and an RBI.

Christian Walker had a hit and an RBI, Seth Beer drew three walks and Pavin Smith had two hits and an

RBI.  Carson Kelly had two hits, Sergio Alcantara had a hit and Geraldo Perdomo had two hits.  Walker 

and Smith each hit a double and Perdomo hit a triple.  The Diamondbacks were 3-13 with runners in 

scoring position and left nine men on base.  Varsho had a stolen base, Marte committed an error.  


In the first Walker grounded into a force out and a run scored giving the Diamondbacks a 1-0 lead.  

In the second Varsho hit an RBI single pushing the lead to 2-0.  Marte grounded into a force out making 

it 3-0.  In the bottom of the third Smith hit an RBI double pushing the lead to 4-0.  In the fifth McNeil hit 

an RBI triple, Nido hit an RBI single and it was 4-2.  In the sixth Peralta hit a sac fly extending the lead

to 5-2 which was the final score.  

Gerrit Cole pitches well and the offense erupts in Yankees victory

 The New York Yankees defeated the Cleveland Guardians on Sunday afternoon.  The game took place at

Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 10-2.  Gerrit Cole started for the Yankees

and pitched well.  DJ LeMahieu led the offense with three hits and three RBI.  Two other players had two 

hits each.  


Cole pitched 6 2/3 innings giving up four hits and no runs with one walk and nine strikeouts.  He won his

first game of the season.  Wandy Peralta pitched 1 1/3 innings giving up a walk and Ron Marinaccio

pitched an inning giving up two hits and two runs with a walk and a strikeout.  


Aaron Civale pitched three innings giving up seven hits and six runs with a walk and three strikeouts.

Civale took his second loss of the season.  Sam Hentges pitched two innings giving up two hits and he

struck out three and Kirk McCarty pitched three innings giving up four hits and four runs with two 

walks and three strikeouts.  


LeMahieu had three hits and three RBI, Marwin Gonzalez had a hit and Aaron Judge had a hit and drew

a walk.  Tim Locastro had a hit and two RBI, Anthony Rizzo had two hits and two RBI and Gleyber 

Torres had two hits and drew a walk.  Aaron Hicks had a hit and an RBI, Joey Gallo had a hit and an

RBI and Isiah Kiner-Falefa had a hit and an RBI.  Jose Trevino drew a walk, Judge, LeMahieu, Rizzo, 

Gallo and Torres each hit a double and Rizzo, LeMahieu and Locastro each hit a homer.  The Yankees 

were 2-9 with runners in scoring position and left six men on base.  Hicks had a stolen base.  


Jose Ramirez had a hit and drew a walk, Amed Rosario drew a walk and Owen Miller had a hit.  

Bobby Bradley had a hit, Andres Gimenez had two hits and two RBI and Austin Hedges had a hit and

drew a walk.  Gimenez hit a triple and the Guardians were 1-2 with runners in scoring position and 

left six men on base.  Hedges committed an error and Straw had an outfield assist.  


In the bottom of the first Rizzo hit a two-run homerun giving the Yankees a 2-0 lead.  In the bottom of 

the second LeMahieu hit an RBI double pushing the Yankees lead to 3-0.  In the bottom of the third 

Hicks flew into a force out and a run scored making it 4-0.  Gallo hit an RBI double and Kiner-Falefa 

hit a sac fly increasing the lead to 6-0.  In the bottom of the sixth LeMahieu hit a two-run homerun 

making it 8-0.  Locastro hit a two-run homerun in the eighth pushing the lead to 10-0.  In the ninth 

Gimenez hit a two-run triple cutting the lead to 10-2 and that would be the final score.  The Yankees 

swept the three-game series and will be off on Monday before beginning a three-game set with the 

Baltimore Orioles on Tuesday night at Yankee Stadium.  

New York Yankees walk-off against the Cleveland Guardians

 

The New York Yankees defeated the Cleveland Guardians on Saturday.  The game took place at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York and the final score was 5-4.  Nestor Cortes started for the Yankees and he pitched well and Isiah Kiner-Falefa led the offense with a couple of hits. 

Cortes pitched 6 1/3 innings giving up a hit and two runs with two walks and eight strikeouts.  Clay Holmes pitched 2/3 of an inning, Chad Green pitched an inning giving up three hits and two runs and Miguel Castro pitched a perfect inning with a strikeout and earned his first victory of the season. 

Cal Quantrill started for the Guardians and he pitched 6 1/3 innings giving up six hits and three runs with three walks and two strikeouts.  Enyel De Los Santos pitched to two batters and struck them both out, Bryan Shaw pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up a hit and Nick Sandlin pitched to one batter and struck him out.  Emmanuel Clase pitched 2/3 of an inning giving up two hits and two runs and he walked one and struck out one and lost his second game of the season and also got his first blown save of the season. 

DJ LeMahieu had a hit, Anthony Rizzo had a hit and Josh Donaldson had a hit and an RBI.  Aaron Hicks had a hit and drew a walk, Joey Gallo had a hit and drew a walk and Kiner-Falefa had two hits and two RBI.  Kyle Higashioka had a hit and an RBI, Gleyber Torres had a hit and an RBI and Kiner-Falefa hit a double.  Donaldson hit a homerun and the Yankees were 3-6 with runners in scoring position and left five men on base. 

Myles Straw had a hit, Josh Naylor had two hits and two RBI and Austin Hedges had a hit and two RBI.  Naylor and Hedges each hit a homerun and the Guardians left one man on base.  Straw had an outfield assist. 

In the fifth Naylor hit a two-run homerun giving the Guardians a 2-0 lead.  In the bottom of the fifth Kiner-Falefa hit an RBI single cutting the lead to 2-1.  Higashioka hit into a double play but it was a sac fly tying the game at two.  In the bottom of the seventh Donaldson hit a solo homerun giving the Yankees a 3-2 lead.  In the eighth Hedges hit a two-run homerun giving the Guardians back the lead at 4-3.  In the bottom of the ninth Kiner-Falefa hit an RBI double to tie the score with two outs and Torres hit an RBI single to win the game.  It was a pinch hit and a walk-off for Torres. 

The Yankees will look for the three-game sweep on Sunday afternoon. 

 

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