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Double Your Pleasure

Posted By Alex Belth On August 21, 2013 @ 7:42 am In 1: Featured,Game Recap,Yankees | Comments Disabled

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That’s what the Yanks did yesterday. They trailed in both games and came back to win ‘em both. Ivan Nova was roughed-up early and then pitched a solid game; Phil Hughes did well, too. Robbie Cano was the star in the afternoon with Chris Stewart’s 3-run home run the big play, and Jayson Nix was the guy at night, hitting a game-tying homer and then the game-ending base hit in the bottom of the 9th.

Yanks 8, Jays 4. [2]

Yanks 3, Jays 2. [3]

According to Chad Jennings [4], “You guys can feel it,” Austin Romine said. “When you come in here it’s loose; it’s fun. We’re not out of it until we’re out of it, and that’s every game. We’re scrapping. We’re getting big hits from guys when we need it. Case in point tonight with Nixy coming up huge with that line drive to left. It’s fun. We’re having fun.”

Is this the start of a run or just a nice week? Either way, it’s always fun to see your team win both games of a double header.

[Photo Credit: Melissa Ann Pinney [5] via MPD [6]]

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[2] Yanks 8, Jays 4.: http://www.baseball-reference.com/boxes/NYA/NYA201308201.shtml

[3] Yanks 3, Jays 2.: http://www.baseball-reference.com/boxes/NYA/NYA201308202.shtml

[4] According to Chad Jennings: http://yankees.lhblogs.com/2013/08/20/postgame-notes-99/

[5] Melissa Ann Pinney: http://www.melissaannpinney.com/

[6] MPD: http://mpdrolet.tumblr.com/

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