When another New York Yankees game begins, another Gary Sanchez home run is likely right around the corner. The sensational rookie slugger continued his barrage on Saturday afternoon, connecting for his 11th home run in the Yankees 13-5 win against the Orioles. Gary Sanchez is the fastest player in @MLB history to 11 home runs (23 games).
Matthew Cerrone | Snapchat | Facebook | Twitter | Instagram | About Me Mets RHP Robert Gsellman looked good the first six innings Sunday. Granted, he was facing a Phillies lineup, which has been pretty weak this season. But, given the circumstance - making his first big-league start in New York, at Citi Field, in front of a antsy crowd, in a pennant race - I though he did well. He kept the ball down and away a lot, which is what he was known for in the minor leagues. Understandably, it looked like he started to run out of gas in the seventh, plus the Phillies were seeing him for the third time during the game. He ended up being charged with four runs (three in the seventh) during the 5-0 loss.
Lim Chang-yong’s wild pickoff throw nearly hits Oh Jae-won. Most of what we know for sure is what we see, and that’s Kia Tigers pitcher Lim Chang-yong nearly taking Doosan Bears’ baserunner Oh Jae-won’s head off with an outrageously and dangerously bad pickoff throw. At first look, you’d swear Lim Chang-yong took headhunting to a new extreme by targeting a defenseless runner.