Luis Severino improved his record to 10-2, and got HR support from Giancarlo Stanton and Gary Sanchez as the Yanks beat the Rays 4-1 Saturday afternoon.
In the crowd were a bunch of members from the Pinstripe Mania club and website.
The win puts the Yanks at 46-20 on the season.
A walk to Greg Bird, single by Aaron Hicks and an RBI double by Gleyber Torres gave the Yanks a 1-0 lead in the second.
They made it 2-0 in the third on a double by Aaron Judge and a single by Didi Gregorius.
In the fifth, Stanton (16) and Sanchez (13) hit back-to-back homers to make it 4-0.
Tampa Bay got a run in the ninth when Chasen Shreve gave up a HR.
Judge 2 hits.
Stanton Solo HR.
Sanchez solo HR.
Severino (W, 10-2, 2.09) 8 IP, 0 R, 3 H, 2 W, 9 K.
Shreve 0 IP, 1 R, 2 H, 0 W, 0 K. 4.76. Faced two batters, gave up HR and triple.
Chapman (S, 20) 1 IP, 0 R, 0 H, 0 W, 1 K. 1.17
Tomorrow is Old-Timer’s Day at the Stadium.