Game 111 / 61-50 / 1st / +.5G : Copy here…
Here’s the box score, wrap-ups and game video.
Indians 5, Yankees 4 (16 innings)
“I thought he did a pretty good job. He seemed to settle down pretty good after the first two innings. He gave up a lot of hits and got in a lot of long counts and then he seemed to settle down and shut them down for the next four innings. He kept us in the game. We were able to chip away.” ‐ Joe Girardi on starter Luis Severino (h/t: August Fagerstrom and Bryan Hoch / MLB.com)
MEMORY LANE : On today’s date in 1929, Babe Ruth hits home run number 500 off Willis Hudlin of the Cleveland Indians… (h/t: Baseball-Reference.com, Today in Baseball History)
FOOTNOTES : Happy 69th Birthday to Eddie Leon. Leon played one game at shortstop for the 1975 Yankees, going 0-3 at the plate.