BRONX, New York (Ticker) -- Slump-ridden
recorded his second four-hit game of the season and
drove in four runs, powering the
New York Yankees
to a 10-4 victory over the
Tampa Bay Devil Rays
Mired in a 4-for-49 slump that had dropped his average to .246, Giambi collected two singles, a double and his 37th home run in his first four-hit game since May 27.
Giambi had a chance for his first career five-hit game but struck out in his final at-bat in the seventh inning.
Boone contributed an RBI double in the second and a three-run homer in the seventh as the Yankees continued to take care of business against the bottom teams in the American League.
New York, which banged out 17 hits, won its sixth straight and remained four games ahead of second-place Boston in the AL East.
(14-6), who started the winning streak with a crucial victory over the
on Sunday, surrendered two runs and 10 hits in seven innings with no walks and four walks.
The Yankees finally got to
(10-9), who yielded seven runs and 11 hits in 4 1/3 innings in his second-shorting outing of the season. Zambrano came in 1-1 with a 2.39 ERA in four previous starts against New York this season.
New York had three runners thrown out on the bases, including two at the plate.