3B,DH - NYY
Josh Donaldson went 3-for-4 with a home run in New York's 6-2 win in Baltimore.
Josh Donaldson hit his 5th home run of the season and third in his last five games. Donaldson has hit safely in 14 of his last 16 games and raised his average from .182 to .246. He has also collected multiple hits in three of his last five games. Donaldson is starting to settle in to his new home in New York and should continue to thrive in a lineup he doesn't have to anchor and carry.
Josh Donaldson went 2-for-5 with a home run, a run scored and three RBIs in a 10-4 Yankees victory in Chicago on Friday.
Josh Donaldson homered in his second straight game for the first time in pinstripes on Friday. Josh Donaldson's 4th home run of the year came with one on in the 9th inning off of Matt Foster. Donaldson has hit safely in 12 of his last 13 games and has raised his average from .186 to .233 in that time. Donaldson's bat heating up will only help an already hot Yankee lineup.
Josh Donaldson went 2-for-5 with a home run, a run scored and three RBIs in a 15-7 New York trouncing of the White Sox on Thursday night.
Josh Donaldson's 5th home run of the season was a 3-run shot in the 8th inning off of Tanner Banks. The home run was also Donaldson's first since April 23 but maybe he can build off of Thursday's multi-hit performance.
Josh Donaldson is not in the Yankees' lineup for their Wednesday game against the Blue Jays.
This looks like just a day of rest for the veteran with a day game after a night game. Donaldson is off to a slow start this year, slashing just .215/.342/.344, but his strong walk rate and exit velocity suggest that a turnaround shouldn't be too far away.
Josh Donaldson went 1-for-3 with a walk and two strikeouts in a 2-1 New York loss Wednesday in Toronto.
Josh Donaldson has quietly strung together an eight game hitting streak sating back to April 26. Donaldson has raised his average from .182 to .216 during his current streak as he appears to settle into New York more every game. Owners that have pushed through his early season pinstripe growing pains are are being rewarded. As Donaldson's bat heats up, his moonshots should start to come in bunches.