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Tuesday August 16th 2022


New York Yankees Drop to Second Place as Six Homers Not Enough

style="text-align: justify;">The Red Sox jumped out to a quick 10-1 lead by the fifth inning, but the Yankees managed to come all the way back to the point where they put the tying run at the plate in the ninth inning, only to see Robinson Cano strikeout to end the game 10-8.

Here are some highlights:

The Yankees hit six home runs combined. Alex Rodriguez and Mark Teixeira had two each and Nick Swisher and Curtis Granderson had the others. A-Rod tied and past Sammy Sosa on the home run list. He now has 610, good for sixth place all time. Derek Jeter extended his hitting streak to 13 games. He’s batting .321 with an .802 OPS during that stretch. Andy Pettitte pitched just 3.1 innings and allowed seven ...

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