07/23 21:46 CDT Yankees top Rangers 2-1 in rain-shortened game
Yankees top Rangers 2-1 in rain-shortened game
AP Sports Writer
NEW YORK (AP) --- Brett Gardner hit a tiebreaking homer off All-Star ace Yu
Darvish, and the New York Yankees beat the Texas Rangers 2-1 Wednesday night in
a rain-shortened game called in the fifth inning under bizarre circumstances.
David Phelps (5-4) pitched out of a jam just before the storm, and Francisco
Cervelli doubled twice to help the Yankees win for the fifth time in six games
on a 10-game homestand following the All-Star break.
New York has taken two of the first three in a four-game series that ends