Orioles rally from deficit, beat Yankees 10-6 to avoid sweep

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New York Yankees relief pitcher Lucas Luetge throws a pitch to the Baltimore Orioles during the sixth inning of a baseball game, Sunday, May 16, 2021, in Baltimore. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

BALTIMORE (AP) — Maikel Franco homered and drove in three runs, rookie Bruce Zimmermann came out of the bullpen to hold down the Yankees and Baltimore Orioles avoided a three-game sweep by rallying to beat New York 10-6. Aaron Judge homered for the third straight game and went 6 for 10 with four home runs and five RBIs in the series. But Jordan Montgomery failed to hold leads of 4-0 in the first inning and 5-2 in the third, and New York dropped to 1-6 this season when trying to complete a series sweep. Baltimore is 6-15 at Camden Yards.

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