NEW YORK (WFAN) — Curtis Granderson, No. 14 in your program and the No. 1 Yankee on Thursday night, oh boy did he ever have a chance — actually, two — to slug his way into the record books.
Steve Somers began his broadcast in the bottom of the eighth, Granderson 4 for 4 with three home runs and due up for the fifth — and what would prove to be final — time.READ MORE: Commuters Say Traffic In New York City Is An Accident Waiting To Happen
On deck, the anticipation builds.
At bat, Granderson beat out an infield single for his fifth hit of the night. Alas, Lou Gehrig would remain the only Yankees player to ever hit four dingers in a game.READ MORE: NYPD Hosts Block Party In Same Mount Eden Neighborhood Where Children Were Caught In Middle Of Gunfire
And then — picked off! What a bum, that Grandy Man!
What a heck of a night, a grand night for Curtis.MORE NEWS: Bear Spotted Roaming Connecticut Neighborhood