The Yankees scored 3 runs in the 2nd inning and made them stand up as they edged the Tampa Bay Rays 3-2 Wednesday afternoon at Citi Field. The Yanks took 2 of 3 from Tampa.
The Red Sox lost to the Oakland Athletics 7-3 at Fenway Park. Oakland scored 4 runs in the 1st inning. The Red Sox lead the Yankees by 3 games in the AL East.
The Mets were crushed by the Cubs 17-5 at Wrigley Field. Albert Amora homered and had 6 rbis for Chicago.
The Cleveland Indians defeated the Detroit Tigers 5-3 for their 21st straight victory. The Indians now have the longest winning streak in American League History.
Other scores of note:
Minnesota 3 San Diego 1(10) Twins have 2nd Wildcard Spot behind the Yankees
Angels 9 Astros 1
Dodgers 4 Giants 1
College Football Friday Night
Assumption(2-0)(1-0) at SCSU(1-1)(1-0) 7pm at Jess Dow Field in New Haven.