German walked the next two batters, each of whom advanced on an infield out, and then Canha's two-run single increased the lead to 5-2.
Yankees: Rookie 2B Gleyber Torres was rested for the first time. It also occurred after left fielder Brett Gardner and catcher Sanchez teamed up to complete an inning-ending double play in the ninth in a play the Yankees successfully challenged. Chris Archer (2-3) went seven innings, allowing six runs and seven hits.
Red Sox 5, Blue Jays 2: Hanley Ramirez hit a two-run homer, David Price pitched into the sixth inning and visiting Boston defeated Toronto. Jed Lowrie flies out to shallow center field to Aaron Hicks.
Khris Davis homered for the second straight game and has homered in his last three games at Yankee Stadium, but the A's have dropped four of five since last weekend's three-game sweep of Baltimore. James Shields fell to 1-4, throwing six innings and allowing five runs on seven hits, with three walks and four strikeouts.
It was almost impossible to tell at full speed whether Sanchez touched any part of Olson's uniform, and Olson was initially ruled safe by home plate umpire. Dustin Fowler grounds out to first base to Neil Walker. Third baseman Matt Chapman prevented a bigger inning when he made a diving backhand stop of Stanton's smash and from foul territory threw him out at first for the inning's first out. Matt Chapman scores. Matt Olson scores.
Athletics fifth. Bruce Maxwell singles to deep right field.
With the game tied 6-6 and one out, Oakland's Jonathan Lucroy hit a fly ball to the outfield that was caught by New York's Brett Gardner. He improved to 6-1 with a 2.14 ERA this season, proving he is an American League (AL) Cy Young contender.
With number 33 set to return in a week or two as long as his rehab assignment goes to plan, the Yankees lineup will be receiving a major upgrade to an already risky lineup, look out Major League Baseball the Bronx bombers are only getting started and their unsafe first baseman is only going to make them better.
"He's a pro", Yankees manager Aaron Boone said after Walker's fourth career walk-off hit made it 18 wins in 21 games. Known as a power hitter, Judge is batting.311 this season, bouncing back from a poor second half of past year.
When the replay was shown on the massive scoreboard in center field, the crowd erupted, as if their eyes clinched the call. Gary Sanchez to third.
Although the Athletics have 16 runs in the last two games, they are hitting.224 in the last five contests. While I do expect a solid afternoon at the plate from the Yankees, I don't anticipate a whole lot of production from the Athletics against Severino, and the under is 4-1 in the A's last five games against a right-handed starter.
NEW YORK (AP) - Once the rain subsided, Giancarlo Stanton provided plenty of thunder. RHP Masahiro Tanaka (4-2, 4.66 ERA), unbeaten in his last four starts, faces Washington LHP Gio Gonzalez (4-2, 2.22).