The New York Yankees rode a five-run third inning to a 6-4 win over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday at Yankee Stadium. The Yankees took two out of three games in the series, and helped buoy their chances of staving off the Rays in the AL East race. The win puts the Yankees five games ahead of Tampa Bay for the division.
Yankees Top Rays, 6-4, Protect AL East Lead
The Yankees rode a big third inning to a 6-4 win over the Rays.