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Yankees claim victory in 18 inning game

Jessikah Ybarra, Reporter

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18? What happened to 9? Sunday night the New York Yankees played the Chicago Cubs in New York. In the first inning Castro grounded out to shortstop, Yankees score 1-0. In the third inning Baez homered to left (358 feet)  and tied it up 1-1. In the 7th inning Judge tripled to deep center, Yankees lead 2-1. 8th inning Ellsbury homered to right (368 feet) Gardner scores, Yankees expand their lead 4-1. Finally the 9th comes Almora Jr. singles to center, Russell scores, Cubs trail the Yankees 4-2. Baez singles to left, Jay scores Almora Jr. to third, Cubs trail 4-3. Rizzo is hit by pitch, Almora Jr. scores Baez to third, Bryant to second, ties up the game 4-4. EXTRA INNINGS! The 18th inning comes Castro grounded into fielder’s choice to shortstop, Hicks scores, Yankees lead 5-4 and win the game.

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Keeping Colton High School informed and entertained since 1917
Yankees claim victory in 18 inning game