Brett Gardner

Brett Gardner

Height/Weight: 5' 11"/195 lbs
Bat: L
Throw: L
Date of birth: Holly Hill, South Carolina
University: Charleston
Draft: 2005 3rd round by the
  • Associated Press

    Red Sox, Yanks delayed 4 minutes in 4th by Fenway fire alarm

    The finale of the series between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox on Sunday night was delayed in the fourth inning when a malfunctioning sprinkler head set off the fire alarm at Fenway Park. With two outs in the top of the fourth, the game scoreless and Yankees designated hitter Giancarlo Stanton at the plate, emergency lights began flashing and a piercing alarm sounded in the 109-year-old ballpark. A Red Sox spokesman said the alarm was due to a faulty sprinkler head.

  • Associated Press

    Jansen, Springer homer, Blue Jays beat Twins, keep pressure

    Danny Jansen hit a go-ahead, three-run homer, George Springer also went deep and the Blue Jays beat the Minnesota Twins 5-2 Sunday to maintain pressure in the AL wild-card race before heading to Toronto for their final homestand. Toronto will enter the final week one game back for the second AL wild card. The New York Yankees and Boston were tied for the wild-card lead heading into their game on Sunday night.