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New York Yankees (MLB): The New York Yankees defeated the Tampa Bay Rays by the score of 6-1 in front of a crowd of 40,470 at Yankee Stadium in The Bronx.
Brett Gardner went 1-for-2 in the game, scoring three runs, walking once and earning a RBI. His lone hit was a home run in the first inning.
Clint Frazier went 1-for-4 with a 3-run home run in the fifth inning
Aaron Judge hit a 397-foot homerun in the fourth inning; it was his 33rd home run of the season
Masahiro Tanaka took a no hitter into the sixth inning, retiring the first 17 batters he faced to earn the win. He struck out 14 batters and allowed one run on two hits over eight innings of work.
Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders (Triple-A): The Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders defeated the Charlotte Knights 15-8.
Jake Cave went 1-for-6 with two runs scored and two RBIs, his lone hit was a home run in the ninth inning
Miguel Andujar went 2-for-6 with a run scored
Mike Ford worked four walks and scored three times but did not record a hit in the game
Billy McKinney made history tying the franchise record for extra base hits with four in the game. He was a single short of a cycle though he had a double, two triples and a triple. He earned six RBIs and ended the night going 4-for-5.
Jonathan Holder struck out two of the three batters he faced in 1 inning of work
Trenton Thunder (Double-A): The Trenton Thunder and the Altoona Curve game was postponed. It will be made up as a double header on Saturday.
Tampa Yankees (Class-A Advanced): The Tampa Yankees defeated Palm Beach Cardinals 1-0 at George M. Steinbrenner Field in Tampa. The Yankees combined for eight hits in the victory.
Trey Amburgey went 2-for-3 with a double and walked
Sharif Othman went 2-for-4 with a double and RBI
Brian Keller pitched a complete game with nine shutout innings and striking out nine batters allowing just two hits and walk
Charleston RiverDogs (Class-A): The RiverDogs defeated the Greenville Drive 6-1 to improve to 22-10 in the second half of the South Atlantic League Season.
Estevan Florial went 1-for-4 with 2 RBIs and a run scored
Donny Sands had two hits including a double with 2 RBIs in the game
Isiah Gilliam scored a run and had a double in a 2-for-4
Nick Nelson struck out seven in 6 innings of work allowing a run on two hits to earn the win
Garrett Mundell earned his 11th save and struck out five in 3 innings of work
Staten Island Yankees (Short Season-A): The Staten Island Yankees fell to the Tri-City Valley Cats for the second consecutive game.
Timmy Robinson went 2-for-4 in the game with a double
Welfrin Mateo went 2-for-3 with the only 2 Yankees RBIs in the game
Jio Orozco allowed one run on four hits over 5 1/3 innings, striking out four batters
Braden Bristo struck out four batters in two perfect innings of work
Pulaski Yankees (Rookie-Advanced): The Pulaski Yankees scheduled double header against Bluefield was postponed due to rain. They will play two on Saturday in Bluefield.
Gulf Coast League Yankees East (Rookie): The Gulf Coast League Yankees East defeated the GCL Braves by the score of 5-4 at t the Yankees Complex in Tampa. The GCL Yankees East only had four hits but took advantage of errors and walks to secure the victory and improve to 14-12, first place in the GCL Northeast Division.
Robert Javier went 2-for-4 with 2 RBIs in the game
Woody Bryson struck out two batters in 2 1/3 innings and retired all seven batters he faced
Anderson Severino struck out four batters and did not allow a hit or a run in 2 1/3 innings
Shawn Semple improved to 2-0 with 2/3 an inning and striking out the only two batters he faced
Gulf Coast League Yankees West (Rookie): The Gulf Coast League Yankees West fell to the GCL Phillies 2-1, managing just three hits over 10 innings.