Alex Rodriguez drove in two runs with a single in the sixth inning Wednesday. (John Bazemore/AP)
By Bryan Hoch / MLB.com
The sixth-inning ejection of Joe Girardi, who was tossed arguing a pickoff call, sparked the Yanks in a good way. Soon thereafter, the Bombers picked up their first run and hit on Francisco Cervelli's homer and added two more on Alex Rodriguez's single, lifting the offense from that point on while also ending a three-game skid.
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