The Yankees started off their home stand on the winning side behind a complete game shutout from Masahiro Tanaka. Theyve now won three in a row and Mondays victory over the Tampa Bay Rays separates the two teams by 1.5 games in the AL East with the Yanks sitting in first.
The Mets had another rough night in Atlanta, getting blown out by the Braves 12-3. Zack Wheeler struggled and the Mets bullpen continued to have issues, allowing seven runs in Mondays game. Jeruys Familias nightmare season continues as he now has an ERA of 7.81.
“We just stunk” – Mickey Callaway on the Mets’ bullpen pic.twitter.com/ut6DrrEwpU
— SNY (@SNYtv) June 18, 2019
The NBA Draft is only two days away, and the New York Knicks are eyeing Dukes RJ Barret with the third pick. The Draft will take place from the Barclays Center starting at 7PM on Thursday.