This week, Lucas Duda homered off brothers Tyson and Joe Ross.
- He also hit nine home runs in eight games.
– It’s August 2, and the Mets are tied for first place.
Curt Casali of the Rays had two two-homer games in a row on Monday and Tuesday.
The Yankees played the Rangers and White Sox this week, and faced position players pitching twice.
- Adam Rosales pitched for the Rangers on Tuesday, and Adam LaRoche pitched for the White Sox on Friday.
– Brendan Ryan struck out against LaRoche.
— This was in the middle of a game where Ryan had three hits.
—- He also had two doubles in one inning on this road trip.
In the same game, Alexi Amarista hit a big game-tying home run in the top of the ninth, and Adeiny Hechavarria won it for the Marlins with a walk-off homer in the bottom half of the frame.