Mock turtleneck or not, Clint Frazier is really heating up at the plate.
Just before the Yankees’ 8-0 rout of the Red Sox in Boston on Saturday night, Frazier took to Twitter to report that teammate Brett Gardner had stolen his turtleneck undershirt from his locker to wear for himself. But the 26-year-old Frazier stayed warm on his own as he went a team-high 3-for-4 for two runs with three RBIs and a home run in the Yankees’ 10th straight win.
“I’m taking it back, I had a couple good games in it, I’m sure he’s not going to give it back,” Clint said of the turtleneck in question on a Zoom call following the win.
Frazier kept things going for the Yankees after Gio Urshela’s sacrifice fly made it 1-0 in the top of the first, ripping a line drive to left center for the RBI single as Aaron Judge scored to put the Yanks up 2-0.
In the top of the fourth, Frazier smacked the first pitch he saw to left field for a base hit. Saturday night’s win counted as his eighth multi-hit performance in his past 16 games. To cap off his opportunistic performance at the plate, Frazier made it 7-0 in the top of the fifth with a two-run shot for his eighth home run of the…