Clint Frazier again scored the 7: 6 victory on Sunday against the Royals in The Bronx. With Gary Sanchez he is now tied with six goals.
Asked for his trust, Frazier said it was "an all time high".
"It's already high when I wake up in the morning" & # 39 ;, said Frazier, who started in the right field instead of Aaron Judge after the judge was placed on the injured list with a strained left slash. "Whenever I have results and the team out there battling through things, hopefully it rubs off on everyone, because everyone else's trust falls on me."
Frazier has finished the purge campaign in the weak schedule of Sunday Despite the loss of so many important hitter in good hands.
Aaron Boone later said Frazier exceeded expectations this season.
"I think that's fair," said the manager. "He was great. He was an impact player for us. We never questioned the ability or the talent. He had a lot to do with the concussion last year and we still saw what we considered a good Major League hitter. He controls the strike zone and hits the ball. He is a dangerous man when he goes to the plate.
He can be dangerous in several ways.
After beating Brett Gardner to the bottom of Ninth, he tore the bat to the ground His leg, à la Bo Jackson.
"At some point I expected a fastball and he brought me to persecution," Frazier said about the strike against Scott Barlow.
As far as the bat is concerned, Frazier is "sure where it went."
"It was thrown down the stairs," Frazier said. "I do not know where it ended. Someone else did that. "
Zack Britton startled the Yankees in the 1
"I do not think I hurt anything, but where I had the Achilles, scar tissue could have collapsed," Britton said. "You are not working on rolling your ankle as part of rehab. With a little new movement, I will feel something in it. It's part of the process of being two years old. I'm not as athletic as I used to be.
The left-hander has been excellent in his last four games, allowing only one runner.
Thairo Estrada reached his first big league in the closing stages on the 10th when Boone asked him to persuade Mike Tauchman and Gio Urshela.
"It was definitely a special moment," Estrada said through an interpreter, "I was mentally prepared for it before."
He impressed Boone with his nerves.
"He's here to do that "The manager said," I was confident that in this type of matchup, he has a chance to lose something that is not easy, they know they are selling for evil … It was good to slow them down enough can to run. "
Mike Ford scored his first major league goal in a single second and scored later in the inning.
" I had to wait a few games, but it was nice, "said Ford, who was called, nachd Greg Bird had gone down with a torn left plantar fascia. "It's just a relief. It's good to clear it out of the way.
Gary Sanchez remains on schedule to rejoin the Yankees in Anaheim on Wednesday.
The Catcher completed stroke practice in the Bronx on Sunday and is scheduled to start rehabilitation for Single-A Charleston on Monday. The Yankees decided to let Sanchez play there as bad weather was predicted for some of their smaller league slots.
Boone said Sanchez will catch at least a few innings on Monday and as long as he has no setbacks on Tuesday after Anaheim and Activated on Wednesday.
Miguel Andujar (sprained shoulder) again littered from third base on Sunday and will go to Tampa to promote his rehab, as will Troy Tulowitzki (calf).
The Yankees will be Yes, Happ will start on Monday in Anaheim, followed by Domingo German, but has yet to decide on a starter for Wednesday or Thursday. "CC Sabathia is on M Wednesday, but Boone said he has not decided who will start the game.
Luke Voit's fifth single extended his series to 32 games, matching the 2017 series by Aaron Judge. Further up is Derek Jeter's 36 series series from 2011.
– Additional coverage by Joel Sherman