Nick Swisher: Hitting second, Swisher went 0-5 with a strikeout.
Curtis Granderson: After looking like he got his swing back in the last game, Grandy’s bat went missing again Thursday night. He went 0-4 and stranded four runners on base.
Robinson Cano: Cano went 3-4, with three runs scored, two RBIs, a double and two home runs. His line right now is an impressive .407/.444/.790. Oh, and he also made a spectacular play on a ball hit by Nolan Reimold up the middle.
A.J. Burnett: If Cano hadn’t been so ridiculous last night, the story would have been AJ. He threw eight innings of scoreless ball, giving up just three hits and one walk while striking out four.
Marcus Thames: It really is hard to complain about Thames defense when he keeps mashing the ball like he has every chance he’s had to get in the lineup. Girardi had him in as the DH last night and Thames did not disappoint against the lefty Brian Matusz. …