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Yankees get one timely hit, and that's all they need, in 2-1 win over Rays

Yankees get one timely hit, and that's all they need, in 2-1 win over Rays

Starlin Castro's two-run homer off Jake Odorizzi in the seventh inning was the Yankees' only hit of the game, and it was enough to give New York a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday in St. Petersburg, Fla. 

Brett Gardner took a 3-2 pitch with one out in the seventh to draw the Yankees' first walk and become their second baserunner. Castro then sent a 91 mph pitch over the center-field fence. 

Nathan Eovaldi (6-2) gave up one run and six hits in six innings to win his career-best fifth consecutive start. 

Dellin Betances, Andrew Miller and Aroldis Chapman each pitched a perfect inning and combined for seven strikeouts. Chapman got his seventh...

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