Coming into tonight’s Subway Series, The Yankees were riding a hot streak by winning six of their last seven, but the Mets were hotter, winning 11 of their last 12. Once Game 1 got underway, the Yankees were able to stall the Mets, defeating their crosstown rivals 6-1 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx, New York.
The Yankees scored two of their runs in the first inning when Mark Teixeira hit a two-run shot off Jacob deGrom. The Yankees tacked on four more run in the third inning when Jacoby Ellsbury hit his first home-run of the year, Teixeira hit his second home-run of the night and Stephen Drew hit a sacrifice fly.
— CC Sabathia will take the hill for the Yankees as he attempts to give the Yankees a series win. The Mets will counter with their ace Matt Harvey. First pitch is at 4:05 p.m. and the game will air on both WPIX and FOX Sports ..read more