Homer lifts Yankees past Orioles

Elsewhere, the Chicago White Sox defeated the Detroit Tigers 7-3, the Minnesota Twins downed the Kansas City Royals 6-4, the St Louis Cardinals overcame the Cincinnati Reds 7-5, the San Diego Padres lost 4-3 to the San Francisco Giants, the Colorado Rockies posted a 3-1 win against the Arizona Diamondbacks, the Cleveland Indians lost to the Seattle Mariners by the same scoreline, the Los Angeles Angels triumphed 6-3 against the Texas Rangers, the Toronto Blue Jays suffered a 7-4 defeat to the Tampa Bay Rays, while the Houston Astros accounted for the Oakland Athletics 9-4.

Blue Jays outfielder Kevin Pillar went four for four with three runs scored, a solo home run and a walk in a loss against the Rays.

Astros third baseman Yuli Gurriel continued his red-hot form by collecting three hits with two runs scored, a home run and two RBIs against the Athletics.

Trout went three for four with two runs scored, a home run, two RBIs and a walk to raise his average to .355 for the season.