Jordan Montgomery allowed just one run on two hits in six and 2/3 innings, Didi Gregorius hit a home run and had two RBIs, and the Yankees defeated the Cincinnati Reds, 4-2, at Yankee Stadium on Tuesday night. >> Box score
Montgomery led a Yankees pitching staff that allowed just three hits on the night. Tommy Kahnle, Dellin Betances, and Adam Warren combined to pitch two innings in relief before Aroldis Chapman pitched a perfect ninth inning to earn the save.
Matt Holliday and Aaron Judge each had a hit and scored a run for the Yankees, who amassed a three-run lead after five innings before the Reds pulled within a run in the top of the eighth. Gregorius' homer in the bottom of the eighth provided a late insurance run for New York.
Todd Frazier hit into a triple play in his first game at Yankee Stadium in a Yankees uniform, but also added a hit later in the game.