Brett Gardner was 1 for 3 with two runs scored, three walks and a stolen base for Scranton tonight in a 10-0 victory against Rochester.
Gardner is 1 for 8 with three runs scored, five walks and three steals in three games. He’s expected to play a final rehab game today and then join the Yankees at home on Monday.
In other news:
The Royals are so bad that even when Zack Greinke allows run in eight innings at home, they still can’t win. The Angels remain six games behind the Yankees. … Russ Ortiz got released by the Rockies, the team he signed with after bolting Scranton. Meanwhile, the Yankees just called up Josh Towers. Good move, Russ. … Double-A Trenton won and stayed alive in the Eastern League with a 4-3 victory at New Britain in 12 innings. They need to win Sunday and Monday to earn a wild-card berth.