Luke Voit had three hits, including a two-run homer, scored three runs and drove in three more as the New York Yankees defeated the host Detroit Tigers 10-4 in the first game of a doubleheader on Thursday.
Edwin Encarnacion also ripped a two-run homer for the Yankees. He came out for a pinch-hitter in the seventh, with the team saying he had a left oblique strain. Encarnacion will return to New York for further testing, MLB.com reported.
Aaron - Judge - Times - Runs - Yankees
Aaron Judge reached base four times and scored four runs. Yankees starter J.A. Happ gave up two runs on seven hits in 4 2/3 innings. Chad Green (4-4) gave up one run in 2 1/3 innings to record the win.
Dawel Lugo hit a two-run homer and Travis Demeritte added a solo shot for the Tigers. Detroit starter Matthew Boyd (8-11) gave up four runs (two earned) on three hits in five innings.
Error - Yankees - Lead - Judge - Miscue
An error helped the Yankees take the lead in the first. Judge reached on a miscue by third baseman Lugo. Voit, the cleanup batter, then delivered his two-out...
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