Matt Holliday provided some late-game heroics for Yankees fans Friday night against the Orioles.
The veteran slugger stepped up to the plate with two men on base in the bottom of the 10th inning and sent everyone trotting around the bases with a walkoff three-run home run. It was his third-career walkoff home run.
If you like offense, this was the game to watch Friday night. The Yankees ultimately prevailed 14-11 while scoring six runs in the ninth and 10th innings combined.
Rookie sensation Aaron Judge blasted his eighth and ninth home runs, which are the most in April in Yankees history by a player 25 years old or younger.
The Yankees trailed 9-1 and 11-4 in this game, but displayed resiliency after a horrid start. Jacoby Ellsbury blasted a grand slam in the bottom of the seventh inning, and ended the game with five RBIs.
Manny Machado and Mark Trumbo led Baltimore, but Orioles pitchers allowed 13 runs after the fifth inning. Machado went 3 for 5 with two runs scored, a home run, three RBIs and a walk. Trumbo went 3 for 6 with a home run and four RBIs.
The Yankees (14-7) have now won four out of their last five games.
Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar went 4 for 4 with three runs scored, a solo home run and a walk in a 7-4 loss against the Rays.
Astros third baseman Yuli Gurriel Cheap Jonathan Toews Jerseys continued his red-hot form by collecting three hits with two runs scored, a home run and two RBIs in a 9-4 win against the Athletics. Gurriel now has six multi-hit efforts in his last nine games. He is batting .347 for the season.