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Yankees fans weren't saying 'Hughes'

The Boo birds were out in force as Phil Hughes served up three homers to the O's

Updated: April 14, 2013, 2:49 AM ET
By Johnette Howard | ESPNNewYork.com

NEW YORK -- It is never a good thing for the New York Yankees when their Bronx Bomber nickname applies to one of their pitchers rather than their hitters.

So Phil Hughes was not treated gently by the home fans Saturday at the Stadium. The three homers the Yankees starter served up to the Baltimore Orioles weren't the only loud hits he gave up before Joe Girardi yanked him two doubles into the fourth inning. There was also a booming second-inning hit by Manny Machado that seemed to ...

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