New York Yankees shortstop Gleyber Torres has had numerous luck this season in opposition to one particular group — the Baltimore Orioles.
He entered Wednesday evening’s recreation — a 7-Five Yankees win — at Camden Yards with 8 house runs in opposition to the Orioles this season. He has two in opposition to the entire different groups he is confronted this season.
Which is beautiful ridiculous as a result of he had handiest performed in opposition to the Orioles in six video games up to now into the season.
Wednesday’s recreation was once his 7th in opposition to the Orioles and within the 3rd inning he overwhelmed his 9th house run off the group.
And the most productive section was once how Orioles announcer Gary Thorne reacted to it:
That was once too excellent.
However then within the 5th inning it took place once more …
That is 10 house runs he is hit off the Orioles this season. 10!
Torres additionally helped the Yankees make major-league historical past. With Torres’ two house runs, the Yankees as a group blasted 5 in opposition to the Orioles on Wednesday evening. The Yankees now have hit no less than 3 house runs in six consecutive video games at Oriole Park. This, consistent with STATS, had by no means been achieved within the historical past of the sport.
Deficient Gary Thorne.
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