Originally posted on Pro Sports Daily  |  Last updated 4/10/12
Derek Jeter had four hits, including an RBI double in a three-run fourth inning, as visiting New York downed Baltimore 6-2 on Monday to pick up its first win of the season.

Ivan Nova (1-0) scattered 10 hits over seven strong innings for the Yankees, who moved to 1-3 and avoided their first 0-4 start since 1973. Nova struck out seven and walked none on 92 pitches.

New York jumped all over Baltimore starter Brian Matusz (0-1), who labored through four innings, giving up four runs on six hits and four walks on 96 pitches.

Most of the damage came in the fourth inning, where the Yankees bunched together three walks and two hits to plate three runs. Jeter’s double off the wall in right field scored Russell Martin and made it 4-1.

Andruw Jones tacked on another run for New York with a bomb to left field in the sixth inning, his first homer of the season.
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