BALL GAME. STARE DOWN. Giancarlo Stanton continues to be unstoppable. Aaron Hicks with a big knock. Montgomery was solid, bullpen lights out. 11-4 over their last 15, best record in baseball in that span. The boys are back.
Big RBI single for Aaron Hicks as the #Yankees take a 4-3 lead in the 8th.
Aaron Hicks: 1st hit to give Yankees a lead in 8th inning or later since July 23, 2019 vs Twins
Aaron Hicks go-ahead RBI single in the 8th inning!
Aaron Hicks is now 8 for his last 59 (.136).
GIANCARLO STANTON IS ON ANOTHER PLANET THREE MORE HITS INCLUDING A COCKSHOT & FOUR RBI, AARON HICKS WITH THE GAME WINNING HIT, SIX INNINGS FROM MONTY, BULLPEN FIRE AGAIN, YANKS WILL GO FOR THE SWEEP WITH THEIR ACE ON THE MOUND TOMORROW AFTERNOON https://t.co/uzDlalevFB
Aaron Hicks’ contract runs through 2025, in case anybody was curious.
Aaron Hicks is hitting .353/.450/.647 (6-for-17) with 4 R, 2 2B, 1 HR, 3 RBI and 2 BB in his last five games after going hitless in his previous four games.
His batting average on the season has gone up from .139 to .177 in that span.
24.5% Strikeout Rate
34.3% Groundball Rate
-0.1 UZR https://t.co/Qnl87uUY0P
Aaron Hicks should never bat lefty again. Screw the switch hitting. #Yankees
Ballgame. Giancarlo Stanton stays on 🔥 🔥🔥🔥 with 4 more RBI but it was Aaron Hicks with the tie breaking RBI single in the 8th to lead the #Yankees to a 6-3 win. They’ll go for the sweep of Houston with Gerrit Cole on the mound tomorrow afternoon. https://t.co/nepIbUWVWr
I say Aaron Hicks in a package trade for a pitcher, call up Estevan Florial give the young buck a chance.
If I was the Yankees I simply wouldn’t have an Aaron Hicks and I’d buy a Yordan Alvarez instead.
NEW YORK (AP) — Giancarlo Stanton homered again and knocked in four runs, Aaron Hicks hit a tiebreaking single in the eighth inning and the New York Yankees beat the Houston Astros 6-3 on Wednesday for their fifth straight victory. https://t.co/MjcnnB5HRD
Aaron Hicks and Brett Gardner each picked huge go-ahead rbis for the Bombers in the 8th inning, and the bullpen (Cessa, Peralta, Loáisiga and Chapman) put up zeros through the final three innings with Aroldis Chapman dealing for his 7th save of the season. #Yankees
Vote for the #NYYST #Yankees Player of the Game for 5/5.
Giancarlo Stanton: 3-4, HR, 4 RBI
Aaron Hicks: 2-4, RBI
Brett Gardner: 1-3, RBI
Aroldis Chapman: IP, 0 ER, 2 Ks