The Yankees came into today’s game with hopes of taking two-out of-three against the Cleveland Indians. Unfortunately, the Bronx Bombers fell flat on back-to-back days, earning a 4-1 loss at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York.
The Yankees lone run came in the bottom of the ninth with two outs on a solo home run by Jacoby Ellsbury, snapping the Yankees scoreless streak to 19 innings.
Hiroki Kuroda didn’t have a brilliant start, going 4.2 innings while giving up three runs on five hits and striking out three. David Huff gave up a run in his 1.2 inning of work, Shawn Kelley retired his two batters and Bryan Mitchell pitched two scoreless innings.
— The Yankees head to Baltimore for a three game set against the Orioles and Chris Capuano will take the mound for the Yankees. Bud Norris will take the mound for the Orioles. First pitch is at 7:05 p.m. and the game will air on the YES Network.