Robinson Cano hit a three-run homer and Mark Teixeira followed with a solo shot as part of New York’s six-run third inning Thursday night, and Phil Hughes took a shutout into the eighth for the Yankees in a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners.
Look for Jesus Montero to take a step forward this year, possibly to the All-Star level that many saw in him as he came up through the minors.
Kevin Millwood pitched six stingy innings to win for the first time in 51/2 weeks and the Seattle Mariners beat the staggering Red Sox 2-1 on Wednesday night, handing Boston its eighth defeat in nine games.
A decade ago, Raul Ibanez and Ichiro Suzuki watched Seattle teammate Freddy Garcia establish him as a big winner with a big fastball.
Felix Hernandez dominated the Yankees in their own ballpark again, helping the light-hitting, last-place Mariners look like world beaters by pitching a two-hitter for his third shutout of the season in a 1-0 win over New York 1-0 on a sticky, sunny Saturday.
CC Sabathia pitched a three-hitter and struck out 10, dominating the Mariners as usual while leading the New York
Yankees to a 6-3 victory Friday night that stopped Seattle’s seven-game winning streak.
Yankees lose A-Rod, lose 4-2 to Seattle Tuesday night.
Yankees win first game with new teammate, 4-1 over Seattle, snap four-game skid.
Ichiro Suzuki is headed to a new team and, after all these years, maybe a shot at playing in the World Series.
David Ortiz hit a sacrifice fly in the 10th inning and the Boston Red Sox beat the Seattle Mariners 2-1 for a split of the four-game series.