(SAN DIEGO) — In his second game back from the disabled list, Yankees outfielder Curtis Granderson belted a two-run home run as New York (50-58) shut down the San Diego Padres (50-59) on Saturday night, 3-0.
Batting from the cleanup spot, the three-time All-Star went 2 for 4 with two runs and two RBIs, including his second homer of the season off of Padres starter Tyson Ross (2-5).
Yankees starter Ivan Nova (5-4) tossed seven scoreless innings, allowing just four hits and one walk while striking out eight. Mariano Rivera worked a perfect ninth to earn his 35th save of the season and his 643rd of his career.
Copyright 2013 ABC News Radio
Natalia Hepworth, EastIdahoNews.com
Katelyn Carmen, FamilyShare
Millie Behra, FamilyShare
SafeLink Internet Services