Masahiro Tanaka (7-3) won his third straight start, allowing three solo homers and a pair of doubles in 7 2-3 innings to help New York to its ninth win in 11 games.
The Orioles haven’t suffered a three-game sweep in the Bronx since June 1-3, 2010.
Kevin Gausman returns from the minors and tries to help the Orioles even this three-game series against a Yankees team expected to make some lineup changes from their victory in the opener.
Bud Norris looks to become the third pitcher in 101 years to win his first five starts against the New York Yankees in this three-game series finale at Camden Yards.
Manager Buck Showalter will turn to Wei-Yin Chen against the Yankees (2-4), who Baltimore went 13-6 against last season – the first season-series win over New York since 1997.
Hiroki Kuroda (6-6, 4.20 ERA) vs. Miguel Gonzalez (4-5, 4.22 ERA). First Pitch is at 7:05pm.
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Jacoby Ellsbury hit two solo homers, Andrew Miller and three relievers combined on a two-hitter, and the Boston Red Sox defeated the Baltimore Orioles 4-0 Wednesday.