"Now, what is this site about, how Joe Torre ruined pitchers' arms? Is that it?"
-Michael Kay, August 18, 2009

Thursday, March 26, 2009

Yankees win 10-2

The Yankees powered their way to a 10-2 victory over the Philadelphia Phillies this afternoon, hitting four home runs.

Hideki Matsui hit a two-run home run in the first inning after Derek Jeter led off with a single. Cody Ransom homered in the fourth, while Nick Swisher and Melky Cabrera (!) each homered in the eighth inning.

Cabrera finished 2-for-4 with three RBI. Jeter went 2-for-4 with a double and two runs scored in the leadoff spot.

Joba Chamberlain started and struck out three and walked three in 4 1/3 innings. He also gave up three hits and two earned runs. Phil Coke, Edwar Ramirez, Brian Bruney, Jose Veras and Jonathan Albaladejo all had scoreless appearances.

CC Sabathia and the Yankees will take on the Cincinnati Reds tomorrow night in Tampa at 7:15.


Anonymous said...

This spring has been great, hopefully they maintain this kind of momentum.

She-Fan said...

Amen. No slow starts for anybody!

Bronx Baseball Daily said...

Yeah right guys, this is still the Yankees we're talking about. When you have 4 players recovering from surgery, I'd take a .500 April.

Andrew Fletcher said...

It would be nice not to have yet another worrisome April again. We have the pitching to help combat that, I feel.

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