Brian Anderson hit a three-run blast to help the Miami Marlins post a 7-5 victory over the New York Yankees on Sunday at Jupiter, Fla., on a day in which New York slugger Aaron Judge hammered his first homer of the spring.
The reigning American League Rookie of the Year went deep off Marlins right-hander Sandy Alcantara in the seventh inning to conclude the scoring. Judge slugged 52 homers last season.
Anderson’s shot staked Miami to a 5-0 lead in the third inning. Cameron Maybin also homered for the Marlins.
Didi Gregorius homered and had three RBIs for the Yankees.
Other results from Sunday’s spring training games:
Tigers 6, Braves 3
Miguel Cabrera drove in three runs, Leonys Martin hit an inside-the-park homer and Victor Martinez recorded his fourth blast of the spring as Detroit defeated Atlanta at Lakeland, Fla. Dustin Peterson hit a two-run homer for the Braves.
Cardinals 4, Nationals 3
Right-hander Luke Weaver struck out four in four perfect innings and Jose Martinez and Paul DeJong each homered as St. Louis defeated Washington at West Palm Beach, Fla. Matt Reynolds and Chris Dominguez homered for the Nationals.
Twins 6, Rays 5
Erick Aybar had a two-run single during a five-run second inning as Minnesota edged Tampa Bay at Port Charlotte, Fla. Kean Wong homered for the Rays.
Orioles (ss) 7, Red Sox 3
Ryan Mountcastle slugged a three-run homer to help Baltimore beat Boston at Fort Myers, Fla. Mookie Betts homered for the Red Sox.
Pirates 5, Blue Jays 0
Adam Frazier hit a two-run homer and Gregory Polanco drilled a solo blast as Pittsburgh blanked Toronto at Dunedin, Fla. Blue Jays right-hander Joe Biagini served up both homers and gave up five runs in 1 2/3 innings.
Astros 5, Mets 2
Garrett Stubbs homered to help Houston slay New York at Port St. Lucie, Fla. Yoenis Cespedes went deep for the Mets, while right-hander Jacob deGrom struck out four and gave up two runs in 2 2/3 innings in his spring debut.
–Field Level Media