Starlin Castro

Yankees hit 4 HRs, beat Orioles 9-1 to win 3-game series

BALTIMORE — The New York Yankees honored Gene Michael by wearing black arm bands, and then paid homage to the man nicknamed "Stick" by winning a game for him.

Aaron Judge and Chase Headley hit two-run homers, Starlin Castro and Todd Frazier added solo shots and New York beat the Baltimore Orioles 9-1 on Thursday for its first series win at Camden Yards in four years.

Michael, who played, coached, managed and served as general manager for the Yankees, died of a heart attack Thursday at age 79.

Current manager Joe Girardi, who had a tight relationship with Michael, said his friend would have loved New York's victory.

"That's a Stick special. That's...

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