Bird’s slam, Gray’s pitching carry Yankees past Orioles 9-0

After spending three days at Camden Yards, Greg Bird and Sonny Gray left town feeling a whole lot better than when they arrived.

Bird hit his first career grand slam to back a dominating pitching performance by Gray, and the New York cheap jerseys china Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 9-0 Wednesday night for a split of the four-game series.

Facing Dylan Bundy (6-9) in the third inning, Bird launched a drive off the right-field foul pole to put New York up 5-0. It was the second night in a row he homered and had four RBI.

Sonny Gray is too good a pitcher to stay where he was all year, and I think he made some adjustments, Orioles manager Buck Showalter said. He looked physically strong tonight.

The victory enabled the Yankees to improve to 5-5 against the Orioles this season. In this series, Baltimore won 5-4 and 6-5, and New York’s wins were by a total of 17 runs.

It crosses my mind, I’m not going to lie, Machado said. You just try to enjoy your moment, try to enjoy the season like I have since Day 1. You try to take it all in. Nobody ever wants to think about that day.

New York is an inexplicable 4-5 against the http://www.nfljerseyspaypal.us.com/ Orioles and 55-26 against everyone else.

It doesn’t matter how they’ve been playing, they take good at-bats against us, Yankees reliever Chad Green said. They pitch pretty well. Just one of those things.

Orioles starter Andrew Cashner gave up five runs and five hits in 6 1/3 innings. He has gone eight straight starts without a victory.

After retiring the first 13 Yankees in order, Cashner gave up a single, issued a walk and yielded a home run to Bird.

New York also returned right-hander Jacob Rhame to Las Vegas. Rhame served as the 26th man for Monday’s doubleheader.

Phillies starter Enyel De Los Santos will also be making his first big-league appearance.

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