Yankees outfielder Brett Gardner hit his first home run of May in Friday's win over the Rays. He went 1 for 4 with a walk and two RBI.
Gardner has hit .254/.328/.401 with four home runs and nine stolen bases in 177 at-bats. He'll remain a key part of the offense with Curtis Granderson sidelined for about a month.
The Yankees gave a rest to outfielder Brett Gardner Wednesday in Baltimore with Jason Hammel on the mound for the Orioles.
The 29-year-old Gardner went 1 for 4 with a double and a run scored in Tuesday's loss. He's performed fairly well in May with a .261 average, nine runs scored, four RBI and seven stolen bases over 19 games.