Brett Gardner

Castro's Two-Run Homer Only Hit For Yanks In 2-1 Win Over Rays

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. — For the first time in a century the New York Yankees won a game with just one hit,

Starlin Castro's two-run homer off Odorizzi in the seventh inning was enough to give the Yankees a 2-1 victory over the Tampa Bay Rays on Sunday.

"We really weren't doing much," manager Joe Girardi said. "We get a huge hit from Starlin."

According to Baseball Reference data going back to 1913, the Yankees' only other one-hit win was when Charlie Mullen had an RBI single to beat Cleveland in six innings on July 10, 1914.

Brett Gardner took a 3-2 pitch with one out in the seventh to draw the Yankees' first walk and become their second...