Tex, Cano, Swisher homer in Yankees' 6-3 win

Robinson Cano is congratulated by Mark Teixeira after

advertisement | advertise on newsday

Robinson Cano is congratulated by Mark Teixeira after he hit a home run in the fifth inning. (May 25, 2012) (Credit: Getty Images)

OAKLAND, Calif. -- After the Yankees' offense finally broke out of a prolonged slump Wednesday, Derek Jeter joked about Thursday's off day.

"You almost wish you don't have tomorrow off," he said after his team scored eight runs.

No worries.

Building on what they did against the Royals, the Yankees slammed three home runs Friday night in a 6-3 victory over the A's in front of...

Continue Reading

Already a Newsday or Optimum customer ?

Get unlimited digital access $1 for 4 Weeks

$0.99/Week Thereafter

Subscribe to Newsday’s sports newsletter

Receive stories, photos and videos about your favorite New York teams plus national sports news and events.

Sign up

By clicking Sign up, you agree to our privacy policy.

Comments

Newsday.com now uses Facebook for our comment boards. Please read our guidelines and connect your Facebook account to comment.

By using this site, you agree to our Privacy policy.

OK