Nunez also played a wide role within the Yankees scoring their first run for the night. With Chris Stewart at the plate, runners on the corners, plus an outs, manager Joe Girardi ordered up a double steal with Nunez on first and Vernon Wells on information. Nunez went halfway to second base, forcing a throw down and allowing Wells to slip in under the relay back to the pan. Nunez would head safely into second.
19. Seattle Mariners – Are the Mariners prepared to contend your AL West? I think they are short a lot of pieces, but who knows what their GM believes after retaining so many veterans in the trade deadline.