Robinson Cano went 3-for-4 with a two-run homer in the second inning. (Rob Carr/AP)
By Bryan Hoch / MLB.com
The Yanks won their fifth game in a row by living up to their Bronx Bombers moniker and blasting five homers. Robinson Cano slugged a two-run shot, Jorge Posada belted his 18th and 19th homers of the season and Nick Swisher and Eric Hinske went back-to-back in the seventh.
BATTING 2B: Mora (15, Burnett, AJ), Roberts, B (49, Robertson). HR: Pie (8, 1st inning off Burnett,
AJ, 0 on, 1 out), Scott (21, 5th inning off Burnett, AJ, 2 on, 0 out). TB: Roberts, B 2; Pie 4; Markakis 3; Reimold
3; Scott 4; Mora 4; Izturis, C. RBI: Pie (24), Mora 2 (37), Scott 3 (64). Runners left in scoring position,
2 out: Scott; Pie; Izturis, C 2; Roberts, B; Fiorentino. GIDP: Scott. Team RISP: 2-for-12. Team
BASERUNNING SB: Markakis (5, 2nd base off Burnett, AJ/Posada).
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