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Loaisiga Has Met Yankees’ Expectations

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Yankees starting pitcher Jonathan Loaisiga, the 23-year old rookie from Nicaragua, has impressed since he arrived on June 15, immediately drawing comparisons to Mariano Rivera.

That night, he dominated against the Tampa Bay Rays, as he threw five shutout innings, scattering just three hits and four walks, while striking out six, to earn the win.

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Yankees 3B Miguel Andujar Named June AL Rookie of the Month

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Yankees third baseman Miguel Andujar has been named the American League Rookie of the Month for June.

Andujar posted a slash line of .264/.302/.560 in June, with seven home runs, 20 RBI, 10 runs scored, 24 hits, and six doubles in 25 games played to claim the first monthly honor of his career.

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Yankees, Red Sox Role Reversal In Series Finale

(Aaron Hicks celebrates one of his home runs in the dugout on Sunday night – @Yankees)

On Saturday night, Boston, led by their ace, Chris Sale, rolled to an 11-0 victory over the Yankees and the inconsistent Sonny Gray.

When it comes to describing Sunday night’s game, substitute Yankees ace Luis Severino for Sale, and Boston’s bumbling $30-million-per-year albatross David Price for Gray, and you had a nearly identical score, as the Yankees rolled to an 11-1 victory.

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