ANDl newly acquired Anthony Rizzo hit a home run and a single, in addition to managing a ticket in his debut with the New York Yankees, that were imposed on Friday 3-1 to the Miami Marlins.
One day after being traded with the Chicago Cubs, Rizzo snapped a 14-inning streak without the Yankees scoring, hitting a solo home run in the sixth inning. It was the first race of the meeting.
Rizzo found a cut fastball from Zach Thompson (2-4) with a 1-0 count and placed the ball on the top floor of the stands, between right and center field, for his 15th homer of the season.
Joey gallo, star outfielder and another left-handed slugger who joined New York in a trade -from the Texas Rangers- went 4-0 with a walk. The Venezuelan Rougned Odor drove in two runs by the Yankees.
Jameson tailon (7-4) won his sixth straight decision, blanking 5 2/3 innings. The right-hander allowed five hits, struck out five and walked two. The Nicaraguan Jonathan Loaisiga he then pitched an inning and a third.