According to the Elias Sports Bureau, this is the first time ever the Yankees won three straight games by a 2-1 score.
I wonder if any team has ever won four straight by a 2-1 score?
UPDATE, 9:57 p.m.: As several alert readers pointed out, the Padres won four straight by 2-1 scores last June 4-7. Elias says they’re the only team in history to have done that.
Shameless self-promotion: I’m going to be on ESPNs’s First Take at roughly 10:05 a.m.