Damn Yankees

Game 1 : Yankees 9, Orioles 3 – D.J. LeMahieu goes 4-5 w/ a homer (#1) &  drives in 2, Aaron Judge goes 2-3 w/ a 2-run shot (#1) & scores 3 runs & Aaron Hicks also hits a 2-run homer (#1) for the Yankees. Orioles starter Asher Wojciechowski gives up 5 runs in 5 innings of work. He allows 4 hits, walks 2 & strikes out 7. Gerrit Cole goes 6+ strong innings for New York, allowing 3 runs on 4 hits, walking 2 & striking out 7 as well. Dwight Smith hits a 2-run homer  (#1) & Jose Iglesias adds an RBI double for the O’s in the loss.

Bal (2-2) NYY (3-1)

WP : Cole (2-0)
LP : Wojciechowski (0-1)

Game 2 : Yankees 8, Orioles 6 – Giancarlo Stanton goes 3-4 w/ an RBI single, Luke Voit drills a Grand Slam (#2) as the Yankees grab the early lead but the O’s rally on a pair of 2-run homers by Hanser Alberto (#1) & Rio Ruiz (#3). Luis Severino hits a go ahead 2-run shot (#1) in the 8th but Aaron Judge hits a go ahead 3-run bomb in the 9th (#2) to put the game away.

Bal (2-3) NYY (4-1)

WP : Loasiga (1-0)
LP : Sulser (0-1)
S : Britton (2)

The Yankees sweep the brief 2 game series, extending their winning streak to 18 games in a row over the Orioles dating back to last season, and 17 in a row @ Camden Yards. Tampa Bay now comes to town for 3 over the weekend.

GO O’S!!

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