Judge, slumping Yankees on the brink after getting blanked


              Houston Astros starting pitcher Cristian Javier (53) delivers against the New York Yankees during the first inning of Game 3 of an American League Championship baseball series, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)
            
              New York Yankees starting pitcher Gerrit Cole reacts after giving up a two-run home run against the Houston Astros during the second inning of Game 3 of an American League Championship baseball series, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
            
              New York Yankees Josh Donaldson reacts after striking out to end the second inning of Game 3 of an American League Championship baseball series against the Houston Astros, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
            
              New York Yankees designated hitter Matt Carpenter reacts as he walks off the field after flying out to end the fourth inning of Game 3 of an American League Championship baseball series against the Houston Astros, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
            
              New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone walks off the field after a pitching change during the sixth inning of Game 3 of an American League Championship baseball series against the Houston Astros, Saturday, Oct. 22, 2022, in New York. (AP Photo/John Minchillo)
Judge, slumping Yankees on the brink after getting blanked