BALTIMORE — Luis Severino allowed one hit in six innings, and Jose Trevino turned the primary Yankees catcher with a house run this yr when he hit a three-run drive within the fourth to raise the surging Yankees over the Baltimore Orioles, 6-2, Monday night time.
Josh Donaldson and Anthony Rizzo added back-to-back solo homers within the ninth for the Yankees, who received for the nineteenth time in 22 video games. New York (26-9) is off to probably the greatest 35-game begins in franchise historical past. Solely the 1939 and 1928 groups, at 28-7, had been higher at this level.
Anthony Santander homered twice for Baltimore’s solely runs, however the Orioles managed just one different hit within the sport.
Kyle Bradish (1-2) allowed 4 runs and eight hits in 4 and a 3rd innings in his fourth profession begin. He walked three and struck out six.
The Yankees left the bases loaded within the first, then Baltimore squandered an opportunity to take the lead after Joey Gallo misplayed Cedric Mullins’ fly ball in left discipline for a three-base error. After a stroll to Trey Mancini, the Orioles had males on first and third with no one out, however Mancini was doubled off first when second baseman Gleyber Torres made a diving catch on Santander’s smooth liner.
That they had taken a 1-0 lead within the third on Giancarlo Stanton’s R.B.I. double. With two on within the fourth, Trevino’s fly to proper hit the pole.
Because the Yankees continued to surge, Donaldson had three hits and a stroll, extending his on-base streak to 22 video games. And Rizzo, Stanton and Aaron Choose — who had the night time off — turned the primary triumvirate of Yankees hitters to achieve double digits in house runs by the staff’s thirty fifth sport.
Mets Are Rained Out
Monday’s scheduled sport between the St. Louis Cardinals and the Mets was postponed due to rain within the forecast and can be made up as a part of a single-admission doubleheader Tuesday at Citi Discipline.
The primary sport will start at 3:10 p.m., with the nightcap to comply with 30 to 40 minutes after the opener ends.
The groups are set to play a four-game collection — their first assembly since getting right into a bench-clearing scuffle final month in St. Louis.
With heavy thunderstorms within the night forecast, the sport was postponed a bit of greater than three and a half hours earlier than it was supposed to start.
“With extreme climate within the space, we’re enthusiastic about everybody’s security, so tonight’s sport has been postponed,” the Mets posted on Twitter.
Tuesday will mark the Mets’ fourth doubleheader this yr. They swept the San Francisco Giants on April 19 and the Atlanta Braves on Could 3, each at house, earlier than splitting a twinbill in Philadelphia on Could 8.