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Severino gets first big league win, Yankees beat Indians

Severino gets first big league win, Yankees beat Indians

NEW YORK — After only four starts, Yankees manager Joe Girardi thinks it's too soon to say if Luis Severino is ready for the rigors of a playoff run. The rookie right-hander's teammates, though, see something special in the 21 year old. Severino earned his first major league win, getting all the support he needed in the first inning Saturday on a pair of home runs from Brett Gardner and Brian McCann as the New York Yankees beat the Cleveland Indians 6-2. "He has embraced the whole thing," Yankees outfielder Carlos Beltran said. "He's been good to watch. He's just going to get better because he has huge talent." Severino (1-2) gave up a...

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