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Severino rebounds in Yankees' 3-1 win over Rays

Two youngsters sent the New York Yankees to a big win in the pressure of a pennant race. Prized rookie Luis Severino rebounded from his worst start, Greg Bird homered and drove in two runs, and the Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 3-1 on Wednesday night to keep pace in the AL playoff chase. The second-place Yankees, who lead the wild-card standings, took two of three from Tampa Bay and stayed three games behind Toronto in the AL East. "It's great to help the team win," Severino said. Severino (4-3) allowed one run and six hits in 5 2-3 innings. The right-hander gave up a career-high six earned runs over 2 1-3 innings in an 11-5 loss Friday to Toronto. "He bounced back...