Yankees mash 4 homers, but outslugged again in Texas

Gleyber Torres and Aaron Judge highlighted a four-homer barrage that presented another assault on the record books, but Jurickson Profar’s bases-clearing double held up as the difference as the Rangers edged the Yankees in a wild 12-10 slugfest on Wednesday evening at Globe Life Park.

Profar’s big hit came off of David Robertson in the sixth inning, restoring Texas’ lead after Torres and Judge homered in a six-run fifth that seemed to give the Yankees a comfortable 10-5 lead. Instead, New York dropped two of three contests to the cellar-dwelling Rangers, as CC Sabathia was charged with seven runs over 4 1/3 frames, and Robertson couldn’t escape a jam in the sixth.

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