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Anthony Rizzo made an immediate impact for the New York Yankees when he snapped a scoreless tie in the sixth inning.

Josh Benjamin

Former Chicago Cubs first baseman Anthony Rizzo made an immediate impact in his first game for the New York Yankees. In the sixth inning, he hit an absolute bomb to right field to give New York a 1-0 lead over the Miami Marlins.

The home run traveled an estimated 449 feet.

The Yankees lead 1-0 headed into the bottom of the sixth. Stay tuned to ESNY for more highlights!

Josh Benjamin is a Bronx native who lives and breathes the New York Yankees despite being born into a family full of Mets fans. He is the MLB Editor at RealSport and considers himself a student of the game. When not writing, he can be found either at Yankee Stadium or deep in discussion with his fellow sports nuts.