The Yankees hit a slight snag in extending their lead in the AL East standings when Chase Whitley gave up five runs in a 6-2 loss against the Baltimore Orioles at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York.
Chase Whitley started the game for the Yankees, pitching 5.2 innings, giving up five runs on six hits and striking out five. David Carpenter gave up a run in 1.1 innings of work and Chasen Shreve pitched two scoreless innings.
— The Yankees attempt to take the series against the Orioles in a Sunday matinee. Michael Pineda will start for the Yankees and Bud Norris will start for the Orioles. First pitch is at 1:05 p.m. and the game will air on the YES Network.