Game 72 | 39-33, 2nd : Just when the Yankees starting rotation needed it most, they got a lights out outing from Ivan Nova in a 10-2 romp over the Phillies to avoid a sweep at the hands of the worst team in major league baseball.
Here’s the box score, full recap, and video highlights.
Yankees 10, Phillies 2
“He’s just in a good spot right now. Sometimes it’s hard to predict when a hitter’s gonna take off. He went through kind of a tough period and now he’s swinging the bat extremely well and it’s been great to have. ” ‐ Joe Girardi on Brett Gardner (h/t: Grace Raynor and Todd Zolecki / MLB.com)