Brad Bergesen has retired 11 of 13 batters since Robinson Cano’s run-scoring single in the first inning. Brett Gardner doubled with one out in the second and Russell Martin walked with two outs in the fourth for the only Yankees’ baserunners.
Jake Fox made a diving catch in left field to rob Jorge Posada in the fourth.
Stop picking on his defense.
CC Sabathia has retired the first nine batters he’s faced, striking out three. The Orioles have gotten one ball out of the infield.
Former Oriole Roberto Alomar is here. He received a nice ovation when his image appeared on the video board during a tribute set to the theme song from the old sitcom “Welcome Back, Kotter.”
Down on the farm, Double-A Bowie split a doubleheader with Erie, losing 15-6 and winning 5-3.
First baseman Robbie Widlansky went 4-for-4 with two doubles, a home run and five RBIs in the nightcap. He’s batting .315.
Jose Diaz notched his sixth save.