Giovanny Urshela Helps the Yankees Beat the Indians By One Run, 3-2

Sat, Aug 17, 2019 | Emma Botos

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OF, Brett Gardner of the New York Yankees
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August 16, 2019 -- The Yankees slip by the visiting Indians in a 3-2 win.

Yankees were led on hitting by Giovanny Urshela. He had 0 Ks at the plate against the Indians. In the game, he had a 0.342 batting average. The Yankees hitter had 0 RBI and scored 0 runs in the home outing.

Slugger Francisco Lindor's performance on the bases, could not overcome Yankees's defense against starter Aaron Civale. At the plate, he had 0 strikeouts. With 4 at bats, Francisco Lindor had a 0.355 OBP. Leading the team in slugging for the season, Francisco Lindor had a 0.515 slugging percentage. The Indians hitter had 0 RBI and scored 0 runs on the road. In the game, he had a batting average of 0.300.

The Yankees starter Masahiro Tanaka helped limit the runs to allow the offense to pull out the win. The Yankees pitcher had a 0.286 OBP for his appearance. The Yankees starter allowed 4 hits and 0 walks. Throwing 56 strikes in a 83 pitch outing for 2 strikeouts. The pitcher allowed 2 earned runs over 6.1 innings pitched.

Posted at Sat, August 17, 2019 02:32:13 UTC