Yankees vs Indians LIVE STREAM.The Yankees’ offense erased an early three-run deficit in a big way on Thursday, powering New York with three home runs en route to an 8-4 win over the Twins in the Wild Card game at Yankee Stadium.
Luis Severino struggled from the get-go in his playoff debut, allowing a pair of homers before he could even complete the first inning. But Chad Green came on and completed the inning, paving the way for Didi Gregorius’ game-tying three-run homer in the bottom half of the inning.
Brett Gardner followed up with a home run of his own in the second inning and Aaron Judge blasted a two-run shot in the fourth. Greg Bird added an RBI single to give the Yankees a three-run lead.
David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle anchored the Yankees’ bullpen in long-relief, pitching five and 2/3 scoreless innings to keep the Yankees’ lead intact. Aroldis Chapman pitched a scoreless ninth inning to wrap up the victory for New York.