NOTES: The previous time the Yankees hit back-to-back-to-back homers was Aug. 28 at Baltimore. ... Yankees reliever Joba Chamberlain threw off a mound for the first time since hurting his ankle jumping on a trampoline in March. Chamberlain made 25 throws in a batting cage at the Yankees' minor league complex in Tampa, Fla. Chamberlain, also coming off Tommy John surgery, has no doubt he will pitch this season. "Is that even a question?" he said. ... The Mets signed first-round draft pick Gavin Cecchini, giving him a $2.3 million bonus. The 18-year-old high school shortstop from Lake Charles, La., was selected 12th overall Monday night.
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