Higashioka hits 3 of Yanks' 7 HRs in 13-2 romp vs Blue Jays
Toronto Blue Jays' Jacob Waguespack reacts as New York Yankees' Kyle Higashioka runs the bases after hitting a home run during the sixth inning of a baseball game Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2020, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)NEW YORK – Kyle Higashioka hit a career-high three home runs, DJ LeMahieu connected twice and the resurgent New York Yankees hit a season-best seven homers in another Bronx air show, thumping the Toronto Blue Jays 13-2 on Wednesday night. LeMahieu, Voit and Frazier also connected Tuesday — Voit homered twice — when New York hit six home runs and pummeled Toronto 20-6. Gerrit Cole (6-3) had another overpowering start for New York, carrying a no-hitter into the sixth. Higashioka had never topped three homers in a season but has four in the past six days while emerging as Cole's preferred batterymate.
‘We want to work,’ Broward nightlife workers shout during protest
The DJ is among the nightlife workers who have been struggling financially since the coronavirus pandemic prompted officials to close clubs, lounges and bars in Miami-Dade and Broward counties. Entertainment venues such as movie theaters and bowling alleys could reopen soon. "I might have to move out of state.”Aside from DJs, the news also upset bartenders, servers, hostesses, performers, promoters, and bouncers in Miami-Dade and Broward counties. Perez and Olga Mejia, a bartender, were among a small group of nightlife workers who met to protest on Friday night in Hollywood. I am behind on my car payment.”Alan Brownfeld said nightlife workers are desperate to get back to work as soon as possible.