Miguel Cabrera and the Tigers are in the Bronx for the weekend. The Red Sox started their west coast trip in Oakland. The Jays face the Twins in Toronto and the Rays face the White Sox.
NEW YORK YANKEES (39-15)
Gerrit Cole pitched seven scoreless innings against the Tigers. He was dealing a perfect game until the second out in the 7th inning. Manny Banuelos made his MLB debut and pitched two scoreless innings. Jose Trevino went 2-for-3 with a walk and a home run. Aaron Judge went 4-for-5 and hit his 20th home run of the season. Matt Carpenter went 2-for-3 with a walk and a home run. The Yankees won 13-0.
Luis Severino pitched seven scoreless innings and struck out 10. Judge hit his 21st home run. Anthony Rizzo hit his 13th home run. The Yankees won 3-0.
.@TheJudge44’s 21st HR of the season is his first career leadoff homer! pic.twitter.com/dpy7EQ9rBF — MLB (@MLB) June 4, 2022
Jordan Montgomery pitched 6.1 innings, struck out five, and gave up two runs. Joey Gallo hit his 6th home run of the season. Isiah Kiner-Falefa went 2-for-3 with a walk. The Yankees won in extra innings 5-4.
The Yankees go on the road to face two former teammates and the Twins. Jameson Taillon, Nestor Cortes, and Gerrit Cole are scheduled to pitch.
BOSTON RED SOX (27-27)
Nathan Eovaldi pitched six scoreless innings and struck out eight. Xander Bogaerts went 2-for-5 with a home run. Kike Hernandez went 2-for-5. J.D. Martinez went 1-for-4 with a walk. The Sox won 7-2.
Nick Pivetta pitched seven scoreless innings and struck out seven. Martinez went 1-for-5. Jarren Duran went 2-for-5. He was called up for Jackie Bradley Jr when placed on paternity leave. Bogaerts went 2-for3 with a walk. Alex Verdugo went 3-for-5. The Sox won 8-0.
At shortstop, No. 2, Xander Bogaerts. pic.twitter.com/1hOmR006KM — Red Sox (@RedSox) June 4, 2022
Rich Hill pitched six innings, struck out five, and gave up one run. Rafael Devers went 2-for-3 with a walk and home run. Franchy Cordero hit his third home run of the year. The Sox won 5-2.
Next on the west coast trip is Anaheim. Michael Wacha, Garrett Whitlock, and Nathan Eovaldi are scheduled to pitch.
TAMPA BAY RAYS (31-23)
Shane McClanahan pitched six innings, struck out eight, and gave up two runs against the White Sox. Randy Arozarena went 2-for-4 with a home run. Harold Ramirez went 2-for-4. The Rays won 6-3.
Drew Rasmussen pitched seven scoreless innings and struck out two. Randy Arozarena went 2-for-4. Yandy Diaz went 1-for-2 with two walks. The Rays lost 3-2.
Ryan Yarbrough pitched 1.2 innings and gave up six runs. Diaz went 2-for-3 with a walk. Isaac Paredes and Mike Zunino each homered. The Rays lost 6-5.
The Cardinals come into town for three games. Jeffrey Springs, Corey Kluber, and Shan McClanahan are scheduled to pitch.
TORONTO BLUE JAYS (31-22)
Yusei Kikuchi pitched 4.2 innings, struck out six, and gave up four runs against the Twins. George Springer hit his 10th home run of the season. Vladimir Guerrero Jr hit his 11th home run. The Jays lost 9-3.
Jose Berrios pitched seven innings, struck out 13, and gave up two runs. Bo Bichette went 2-for-5 with a home run. Alejandro Kirk went 2-for-4 with a home run and walk. Guerrero Jr hit his 12th home run of the year. The Jays won 12-3.
Kevin Gausman pitched 3.2 innings, struck out three, and gave up five runs; three earned. Springer went 2-for-5 with a home run. Matt Chapman went 3-for-4 with a home run. Santiago Espinal went 2-for-4 with a home run. The Jays lost 8-6.
The Jays head to Kansas to face the Royals. Ross Stripling, Alek Manoah, and Yusei Kikuchi are scheduled to pitch.
BALTIMORE ORIOLES (23-33)
Bruce Zimmermann pitched 5.2 innings, struck out one, and gave up five runs against the Guardians. Trey Mancini went 2-for-4. Rougned Odor went 1-for-4. Tyler Nevin went 1-for-3. The O’s lost 6-3.
Tyler Wells pitched four innings, struck out one, and gave up two runs. Trey Mancini went 1-for-3 with a home run and walk. Odor went 1-for-2 with a home run and walk. The O’s won 5-4.
Dean Kremer pitched 4.1 innings, struck out three, and gave up three runs. Ryan Mountcastle hit his 8th home run of the year. Ryan McKenna went 2-for-3 with a walk. The O’s lost 3-2.
The Cubs come into town for two games. Kyle Bradish and Jordan Lyles are scheduled to pitch.
OUTSIDE THE AL EAST
The Phillies fired manager Joe Girardi. They will have bench coach Rob Thomson take over for the rest of the season.
Dave Dombrowski needed to do something to save the #Phillies latest season of unfulfilled expectations, so yesterday he fired Joe Girardi. He explained why. “I think we can make the playoffs.” https://t.co/i7vJOkWTwl — Todd Zolecki (@ToddZolecki) June 4, 2022
Robinson Cano is a free agent once again. The Padres have optioned him and he has elected free agency.
The #Padres have selected OF Nomar Mazara to the Major League roster. To create room on the roster, INF Robinson Canó was optioned to Triple-A El Paso and elected free agency. — San Diego Padres (@Padres) June 2, 2022