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Yankees 2, Tigers 1

Yankees 2, Tigers 1

NEW YORK — Brandon McCarthy provided a gritty effort, and the Yankees took the first of three straight matchups against the Tigers' Cy Young Award winners by beating Max Scherzer. Brian McCann had an RBI single and Jacoby Ellsbury a sacrifice fly in the third, an inning in which Detroit saved several runs with fine fielding, including a spectacular over-the-shoulder, diving catch by centerfielder Ezequiel Carrera on Ellsbury's drive with the bases loaded.

Yankees 2, Tigers 1 08/04/14 [Last modified: Monday, August 4, 2014 10:54pm]
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