Aaron Judge and Todd Frazier kept hitting three-run homers and getting the thumbs-down from their New York Yankees teammates.
Adopting the negative salute Mets fan flashed Frazier at Citi Field this week, the Yankees kept inverting their digits to celebrate each offensive breakout during a 13-5 rout of the fading Baltimore Orioles on Thursday night.
“Seeing that fan that did that, it was pretty comical, so I thought it’d be a good thing for Fraz to do, and it kind of caught on with the whole team,” Judge said after hitting a pair of three-run homers for a career-best six RBIs.
Frazier was greeted by the thumbs-down from New York’s entire dugout after his three-run homer that chased Wade Miley with one out in a six-run first inning . He then gave the bench the same signal after he doubled in the third.
“It’s funny. I didn’t even know we were doing it until I saw it happening in the first inning, ” Didi Gregorius said.
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