Jeter: Derek continued to struggle at the plate as he pursues Lou Gehrig’s all-time hit record. He went 0-4 and struck out three times. The last time one pitcher struck out Jeter three times in one game was Curt Schilling on April 19, 2004. There have been a couple times the last two days where I thought Jeter was going to get a hit, but he was unlucky. I doubt this slump goes much longer.
Hughes: Phil Hughes has seemed almost as automatic as Mariano since moving to the pen. Last night we saw that he is indeed human, as he gave up the tying run to Jason Bartlett.
Swisher: The Yankee outfielder hit two homers, each giving the Yankees the lead. Not bad for a guy who hits all his homers on the road.
Gaudin: In six innings pitched, Chad gave up six hits for one earned run. He walked two and struck out six.…