Orioles Win Over New York Sunday

Orioles Win Over New York Sunday

Brandon Grieder

The Baltimore Orioles won on Sunday, April 17th against the New York Yankees. The 5-5 Yankees conceded 5 runs in the 8th inning as they fell 5-0 on the day. 

The game took place at Oriole Park in front of roughly a half crowd as 25,938 showed up to watch the game. Baltimore now leads the season series 2-1 despite having only a 3-6 record overall. 

In the 8th, a single to center from Rougned Odor allowed 2 runners to score and give the O’s the lead. A double to right by Kelvin Gutierrez allowed 2 more runners to score and extend the lead out to 4. Gutierrez would later score and cap the inning with another run to make the lead 5-0. 

The Yankees managed only 4 hits in the game and only managed to get 4 walks as well. The Orioles were more successful, managing 9 hits in the game including Odor’s pinch hitting. 

Source: https://www.espn.com/mlb/game/_/gameId/401354383