The Yankees heavy hitters flexed their muscle on Tuesday night, clubbing three home runs in a 7-1 thrashing of Texas. Giancarlo Stanton, Joey Gallo and Aaron Judge all went deep in support of starter Jordan Montgomery, who evened his record at 6-6. To cap off the night, Luis Severino, after a myriad of injuries, made his first appearance since 2019, pitching two scoreless innings and striking out two. Severino: 'Finally getting on the mound in a real game, that was special'.
In these Mets vs Red Sox highlights, NYM starter Marcus Stroman had a rare off-night, surrendering four runs and seven hits, six for extra bases, as the Red Sox won their 6th straight game, 6-3. Kike Hernandez and Xander Bogaerts homered for the Red Sox, while Pete Alonso hit his 34th for the Mets. JD Davis walked to force in Francisco Lindor, Michael Conforto singled to drive in another, but Pete Alonso was thrown out at home. Polar Bear would later hit his 34th home run of the 2021 season.
In this Mets vs Red Sox post game interview, pitcher Marcus Stroman talks about his mechanics not being where they needed to be in the 6-3 loss to the Boston. Stroman: 'It's kind of been tough my whole career, I've kind of battled every time you get that extra rest, it's hard to have your mechanics where they need to be'. He also credited the potent Boston lineup, saying, 'they're good man, one through nine, there's no easy outs'.