Yankees sweep Reds as Boone, Bell ejected

CINCINNATI — Harrison Bader and Gleyber Torres homered to spark a comeback, most important the New York Yankees over the Cincinnati Reds 4-1 Sunday for a three-game sweep and their first four-game worthwhile streak this season.

Luis Severino returned from a strained lat muscle that had sidelined him since spring teaching and allowed one run and 4 hits in 4 2/3 innings with 5 strikeouts and one stroll. He threw 54 of 75 pitches for strikes and averaged 96.7 mph with 44 fastballs.

Yankees supervisor Aaron Boone was ejected throughout the first inning and Reds supervisor David Bell throughout the eighth.

New York (29-20), which gave slugger Aaron Choose the day off, completed a 6-1 journey. The Yankees have gained six of seven and 14 of 19, bettering to a season-high 9 video video games over .500.

Cincinnati has misplaced six of seven, dropping into closing place throughout the NL Central.

In a recreation that started at 11:37 a.m., Severino opened with a four-pitch stroll to Jonathan India and Spencer Speer hit a two-out fly down the right-field line that Jake Bauers virtually caught nonetheless allowed to bounce off his glove.

The ball was dominated foul by first base umpire Nestor Ceja nonetheless the title was overturned in a video overview and India was allowed to realize. Boone, offended on account of India slowed down between third and residential, acquired right here out to argue and was ejected by plate umpire Emil Jimenez. Boone was ejected for the third time this season and twenty ninth in his managerial career.

Bell was tossed by Jimenez throughout the eighth for arguing the umpire’s failure to call a quick pitch on Wandy Peralta to Luke Maile. Bell’s ejection was his second of the sequence, third this season and twenty third of his career.

Albert Abreu (2-1) adopted Severino and obtained 4 straight outs. Jimmy Cordero pitched a perfect seventh and Peralta a 1-2-3 eighth.

Cincinnati loaded the bases throughout the ninth in direction of Clay Holmes on two hits and stroll sooner than Will Benson hit a game-ending comebacker. Holmes obtained his fifth save in seven potentialities.

Hunter Greene (0-4) remained winless in 10 begins this season and has allowed eight residence runs. He gave up 4 runs, 4 hits and three walks in a season-high seven innings and matched his season extreme with 10 strikeouts.

Bader put the Yankees ahead with a two-run homer throughout the fifth, driving a changeup over the left-field wall for his fourth homer, Torres added an opposite-field drive to correct on a fastball throughout the sixth. Anthony Volpe added an RBI single throughout the seventh.


Bauers went 0 for 2 with a stroll and is 1 for 23 on the freeway. He’s 7 for 17 at Yankee Stadium.


Reds: RHP Fernando Cruz (correct shoulder strain) was despatched to Triple-A Louisville on a rehab process on Sunday. He has video video games scheduled Monday, Wednesday and Friday. … INF Joey Votto (left shoulder, biceps surgical process) was scheduled to take batting apply Sunday. … OF TJ Friedl (left oblique soreness) could be activated as early as Tuesday.


Yankees: RHP Gerrit Cole (5-0, 2.01) begins Tuesday’s homestand opener in direction of Baltimore.

Reds: LHP Brandon Williamson (0-0, 1.59) begins Monday’s sequence opener in direction of St. Louis and LHP Jordan Montgomery (2-6, 4.21). Williamson didn’t get a name on Could 16 at Colorado in his big league debut, allowing one run and two hits in 5 2/3 innings.


Originally posted 2023-05-21 19:35:34.