Nathan Eovaldi was great as the Yanks blanked Toronto 6-0 Tuesday night.
With the win, the Yanks are back at .500 at 22-22. They are 13-5 after a 9-17 start. The win was their sixth straight.
The Yanks scored in the first on a Jacoby Ellsbury triple and a Carlos Beltran RBI groundout.
Beltran’s solo HR (10, #402 career) made it 2-0 in the fourth.
Eovaldi worked out of a couple jams early, but Toronto only got two hits in the game.
In the seventh, with two out, Austin Romine doubled in a run, and Ellsbury followed with an RBI single.
In the eighth, Chase Headley had a SF and Didi Gregorius an RBI single for the final tally of 6-0.
Eovaldi (w, 5-2, 3.95) 6+ IP, 0 R, 2 H, 3 walks, 5 K.
Betances (H, 12) 1 IP, 0 R, 0H, 0 walks, 2 K. 2.11
Yates 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 1 walk, 0 K.1.96
Cessa 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 walks, 0 K. 3.00.