Yankees vs. Royals

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The Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals, 7-1, in the first game of a three-game series on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, at Kauffman Stadium.

New York Yankees' Starlin Castro and Aaron Judge
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New York Yankees' Starlin Castro and Aaron Judge celebrate after the Yankees defeated the Kansas City Royals 7-1 in a baseball game Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

Kansas City Royals' Whit Merrifield reacts after striking
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Kansas City Royals' Whit Merrifield reacts after striking out to end the seventh inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi talks to
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New York Yankees manager Joe Girardi talks to his players during a pitching change in the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

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New York Yankees' Starlin Castro runs home past
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New York Yankees' Starlin Castro runs home past Kansas City Royals catcher Salvador Perez to score on a single by Jacoby Ellsbury during the seventh inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

Didi Gregorius of the New York Yankees makes
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Didi Gregorius of the New York Yankees makes a play to first base for an out against the Kansas City Royals during the second inning at Kauffman Stadium on May 16, 2017 in Kansas City, Mo.

Starlin Castro of the New York Yankees runs
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Starlin Castro of the New York Yankees runs home to score on a hit off the bat of Jacoby Ellsbury in the seventh inning against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on May 16, 2017 in Kansas City, Mo.

Didi Gregorius of the New York Yankees fields
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Didi Gregorius of the New York Yankees fields a ground ball before throwing to first base for an out against the Kansas City Royals during the second inning at Kauffman Stadium on May 16, 2017 in Kansas City, Mo.

Kansas City Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain watches
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Kansas City Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain watches a two-run home run by New York Yankees' Chris Carter during the fourth inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

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CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees
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CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees pitches against the Kansas City Royals during the second inning at Kauffman Stadium on May 16, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri.

New York Yankees' Chris Carter watches his two-run
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New York Yankees' Chris Carter watches his two-run home run during the fourth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

Didi Gregorius #18 of the New York Yankees
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Didi Gregorius #18 of the New York Yankees breaks his bat on a ground out during the second inning at Kauffman Stadium on May 16, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri.

Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals
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Lorenzo Cain #6 of the Kansas City Royals misplays a ball off the bat of Gary Sanchez of the New York Yankees during the first inning at Kauffman Stadium on May 16, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri.

A young fan watches the New York Yankees
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A young fan watches the New York Yankees warm up before the game against the Kansas City Royals at Kauffman Stadium on May 16, 2017 in Kansas City, Missouri.

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New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez (24) celebrates with
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New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez (24) celebrates with Matt Holliday after hitting a three-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez celebrates as he
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New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez celebrates as he crosses the plate after hitting a three-run home run during the third inning of the team's baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia throws
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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia throws during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

Kansas City Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain watches
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Kansas City Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain watches a three-run home run by New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez during the third inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez watches hit three-run
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New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez watches hit three-run home run during the third inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Jason Hammel throws
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Kansas City Royals starting pitcher Jason Hammel throws during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the New York Yankees on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

Kansas City Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain chases
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Kansas City Royals center fielder Lorenzo Cain chases down a single hit by New York Yankees' Gary Sanchez during the first inning of a baseball game Tuesday, May 16, 2017, in Kansas City, Mo.

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