The Yankees host the Houston Astros in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. The Astros lead the best-of-seven series, 2-1.

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New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) and New York Yankees left fielder Cameron Maybin (38) in the dugout in the ninth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) in the dugout in the ninth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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CC Sabathia #52 of the Yankees leaves Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros during the eighth inning with trainer Steve Donohue on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) reacts after he strikes out in the eighth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52) leaves the game with an apparent injury in the eighth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52) leaves the game with an apparent injury with the the head athletic trainer Steve Donohue in the eighth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52) leaves the game with an apparent injury in the eighth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52) reacts after hitting Houston Astros catcher Robinson Chirinos (28) with the pitch in the eighth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees leaves Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros during the eighth inningon Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius reacts after is unable to handle the ball and Houston Astros' Yuli Gurriel is safe at second base during the eighth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius (18) cannot get the throw asHouston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel (10) is safe at 2nd base in the eighth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia (52) talks with New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) in the eighth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees relief pitcher Adam Ottavino (0) reacts in the eighth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) in the seventh inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) reacts to the inning ending strikeout in the sixth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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Aaron Judge #99 of the New York Yankees strikes out to end the sixth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) reacts after spiking out to end the sixth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees' Aaron Judge strikes out swinging to end the sixth inning against the Houston Astros in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees' Aaron Hicks returns to the dugout after he strikes out looking during the seventh inning against the Houston Astros in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) is high fives at homeplate by teammates New York Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela (29) and New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) after is homer in the sixth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees relief pitcher Chad Green (57) on the mound in the sixth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees relief pitcher Chad Green (57) reacts after the 3 run homer by Houston Astros first baseman Yuli Gurriel (10) in the sixth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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Houston Astros' Carlos Correa hits a three-run home run off New York Yankees relief pitcher Chad Green during the sixth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees relief pitcher Chad Green and catcher Gary Sanchez watch the three-run home run hit by Houston Astros' Carlos Correa during the sixth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa (1) gets the high five from teammate Houston Astros left fielder Yordan Alvarez (44) after the 3 run homer in the sixth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against New York Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25) with New York Yankees second baseman DJ LeMahieu (26) and New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius (18) and New York Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela (29) and New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) and New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) on the mound in the sixth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees hands the ball to manager Aaron Boone as he leaves Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros in the sixth inning on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees hands the ball to manager Aaron Boone as he leaves Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros in the sixth inning on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) on the mound with New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka (19) in the sixth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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Houston Astros catcher Robinson Chirinos (28) reacts after the strikeout of New York Yankees designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion (30) to end the fifth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion strikes out with the bases loaded to end the fifth inning against the Houston Astros in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Edwin Encarnacion #30 of the New York Yankees strikes out to end the fifth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros with the bases loaded on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Edwin Encarnacion #30 of the New York Yankees strikes out to end the fifth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros with the bases loaded on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Houston Astros catcher Robinson Chirinos (28) reacts after the strikeout of New York Yankees designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion (30) to end the fifth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25) reacts after the strikeout the fifth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge (99) at the plate in the fifth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astroson Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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Houston Astros starting pitcher Zack Greinke (21) walks to the dugout as he is taken out in the fifth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the New York Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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Gleyber Torres #25 of the New York Yankees strikes out in the fifth inning of Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros with the bases loaded on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees Delan Bestances along with New York Yankees designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion (30) and New York Yankees starting pitcher Luis Severino (40) on the dugout steps in the fourth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the New York Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres (25) reacts to the missed swing in the fourth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees second baseman DJ LeMahieu (26) gets Houston Astros center fielder George Springer (4) out in the fifth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion (30) with umpire Dan Bellino (2) after the call third strike in the fourth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) and New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) in the dugout in the fourth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka (19) reacts after the end of the fourth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka reacts ashe Houston Astros celebrate the three-run home run by George Springer during the third inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees designated hitter Edwin Encarnacion strikes out with the bases loaded to end the fifth inning against the Houston Astros in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela tags out Houston Astros' Jose Altuve in a run down in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) and New York Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela (29) get Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve (27) in the rundown in the third inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela tags out Houston Astros' Jose Altuve in a run down in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros is tagged out during a third inning rundown in Game 4 of the ALCS by Gio Urshela #29 of the New York Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees third baseman Gio Urshela (29) tags out Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve (27) in the round down in the fourth inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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New York Yankees second baseman DJ LeMahieu (26) eyes the throw as Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve (27) is safe at 1st base in the third inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros third inning single in Game 4 of the ALCS against the New York Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees second baseman DJ LeMahieu (26) eyes the ball as Houston Astros second baseman Jose Altuve (27) gets the infield single in the third inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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Houston Astros center fielder George Springer (4) celebrates his third inning homer with Houston Astros catcher Robinson Chirinos (28) in Game 4 of the ALCS against New York Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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Houston Astros centerfielder George Springer (4) celebrates with Houston Astros leftfielder Michael Brantley (23) after his third-inning homer in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Houston Astros center fielder George Springer (4) rounds 3rd base in his third inning homer in Game 4 of the ALCS against New York Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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George Springer #4 of the Houston Astros follows through on a third inning three run home run in Game 4 of the ALCS against the New York Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa (1) along with Houston Astros starting pitcher Zack Greinke (21) and Houston Astros catcher Robinson Chirinos (28) on the mound as Houston Astros pitching coach Brent Strom (56) comes to talk after Greinke walked the run in in the first inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against New York Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Houston Astros starting pitcher Zack Greinke (21) reacts after he walked the run in in the first inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against New York Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees catcher Gary Sanchez (24) walks to the dugout after striking out to end the first inning as New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) looks on in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Gary Sanchez #24 of the New York Yankees strikes out to end the first inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Brett Gardner #11 of the New York Yankees draws a first inning bases loaded walk in Game 4 of the ALCS against Zack Greinke #21 of the Houston Astros scoring teammate Aaron Judge #99 on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees left fielder Brett Gardner (11) watches ball four as he goes to 1st base and a run scores in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Houston Astros right fielder Josh Reddick (22) and Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa (1) cannot handle the ball hit by New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) in the first inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium. .

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Houston Astros right fielder Josh Reddick (22) and Houston Astros shortstop Carlos Correa (1) cannot handle the ball hit by New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) in the first inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees right fielder Aaron Judge singles against the Houston Astros during the first inning in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Houston Astros starting pitcher Zack Greinke (21) delivers the pitch in the first inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the New York Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Houston Astros starting pitcher Zack Greinke (21) delivers the pitch in the first inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the New York Yankees on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka (19) after the first inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka reacts during the first inning against the Houston Astros in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Masahiro Tanaka #19 of the New York Yankees pitches during the first inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka (19) delivers the pitch in the first inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees starting pitcher Masahiro Tanaka (19) delivers the pitch in the first inning in Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees fans watch batting practice from center field before Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Paul O'Neill throws the ceremonial first pitch of Game 4 of the ALCS between the New York Yankees and the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Gary Sanchez #24 of the New York Yankees takes batting practice before Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees first baseman Luke Voit (45) during batting practice in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees General Manager Brian Cashman during batting practice in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees first baseman Luke Voit (45) during batting practice in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) during batting practice in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees Aaron Hicks (31) during batting practice in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees players take batting practice before Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees starting pitcher James Paxton warms up during batting practice before Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees fans arrives at the game in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees relief pitcher Adam Ottavino looks on from the outfield during batting practice before Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone (17) speaks at the press conference in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees starting pitcher James Paxton (65) speaks at the press conference in Game 4 of the ALCS on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees fans arrives at the game in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees fan arrives at the game in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees fan Ivan from Shoreham arrives at the game in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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Giancarlo Stanton #27 of the New York Yankees works out on the field before Game 4 of the ALCS against the Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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New York Yankees shortstop Didi Gregorius (18) during batting practice in Game 4 of the ALCS against Houston Astros on Thursday, Oct. 17, 2019, at Yankee Stadium.

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