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tros put damper on Derek Jeter Night with back-to-back homers, grand slam



While the Yankees paid homage to Derek Jeter on the night of his jersey retirement, the Astros were apparently getting ready to play baseball.The https://www.raysedge.com/tampa-bay-rays/kevin-kiermaier-jersey Astros’ first two batters, GeorgeSpringer and JoshReddick, both knocked in dingers off Yankees starting pitcher MasahiroTanaka. Six batters later, Alex Bregman (who, by the way, wears No. 2 because of Jeter), hit a grand slam to bring the score to 6-0.MORE: Jeter gives emotional speech on night of jersey retirementAlex Kevin Kiermaier Jersey Bregman (@ABREG_1) slam in the first. #Astros lead 6-0 pic.twitter.com/lEcS7vMMiE Mark Berman (@MarkBermanFox26) May 14, 2017Springer homered in his second at-bat as well, giving him two homers on the night.The offensive https://www.raysedge.com/tampa-bay-rays/matt-duffy-jersey onslaught, of course, after New York spent the better part of an hour celebrating the legendary shortstop.It’s still early, but this isn’t exactly how you want to start a game off honoring one of your team’s more celebrated players.