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Sánchez 2 HRs, 6 RBIs, but Yanks blow lead, fall to O’s 8-7

Sánchez 2 HRs, 6 RBIs, but Yanks blow lead, fall to O’s 8-7

NEW YORK (AP) — Gary Sánchez hit a titanic slam and a two-toddle homer, however the Novel York Yankees blew a unimaginative lead and lost all over again to Baltimore, falling to the closing-snarl Orioles 8-7 Sunday.

The wild card-contending Yankees dropped to 7-9 against the Orioles this yr. Baltimore is 1-18 against AL East-main Tampa Bay.

Novel York wasted leads of 4-1, 5-2 and 7-4 and lost for the sixth time in eight games following its first 13-game a success scramble since 1961.

Sánchez hit a slam within the 2nd inning, and his homer within the sixth off Marcos Diplan (1-0) gave the Yankees a 7-4 lead and earned the catcher a transient curtain name. However the reception from the crowd changed when Andrew Heaney (8-9) allowed four runs within the seventh.

Jorge Mateo hit a single to cap a 12-pitch at-bat for a 7-all tie and Kelvin Gutierrez followed with a inch-ahead single.

After getting the lead, the Orioles hung on for their fifth do away with in 30 games since Aug. 2 when a cat raced on the discipline within the eighth inning at Yankee Stadium.

Diplan saved the game at 7-4 after Sánchez homered and exited after strolling Giancarlo Stanton with one out within the seventh. Tanner Scott stranded two within the seventh and fanned Joey Gallo to complete the eighth.

Tyler Wells wanted 12 pitches to retire Aaron Mediate, Giancarlo Stanton and Anthony Rizzo in a 1-2-3 ninth for his first profession save.

Austin Hays and Cedric Mullins homered for the Orioles, who won their first avenue series since sweeping Washington July 23-25. Jahmai Jones hit a two-toddle double to originate Baltimore’s four-toddle comeback off Heaney.

Rizzo hit an RBI single because the Yankees, who comprise four one-toddle losses to the Orioles this yr.

Corey Kluber allowed two runs and 4 hits in 3 2/3 innings in his 2nd originate since lacking three months with a strained faithful shoulder. He struck out five, walked three and threw 78 pitches earlier than the Yankees tried to half collectively the closing 16 outs.

Sánchez gave the Yankees a 4-1 lead by capping a 9-pitch at-bat against Keegan Akin.

Sánchez fouled off four straight pitches, took a shut pitch to save a paunchy count after which hit a fastball about midway up within the 2nd deck in left. The 430-foot blast became once his third titanic slam and came in his 2nd profession originate as a ninth-snarl hitter.

Novel York took a 5-2 lead within the fifth on Rizzo’s single. Mullins’ 25th homer made it a one-toddle game earlier than Sánchez went deep all over again.

Akin allowed four runs and three hits in four innings.


Manager Aaron Boone became once ejected after making a pitching trade within the fifth. He became once upset at ball four to DJ Stewart that replays confirmed on the tip of the strike zone. A YES Network mic picked him up saying: “That’s no longer even shut.”

After lifting Joely Rodríguez for Albert Abreu, Boone walked over to plate umpire Jeff Nelson, gestured once or twice and became once tossed for the sixth time this yr.


Orioles: OF Ryan Mountcastle (faithful foot) became once held out of the lineup after fouling a ball off his foot Saturday.

Yankees: 3B Gio Urshela (left hand) didn’t originate a fourth straight game and is anticipated to play Monday. He batted as a pinch-hitter within the eighth.


Orioles: Return home for a four-game series against Kansas City on Monday. The Orioles didn’t snarl their rotation.

Yankees: Host Toronto within the opener of a four-game series Monday. RHP Jameson Taillon (8-5, 4.44 ERA) opposes Toronto LHP Hyun Jin Ryu (12-8, 3.92).


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