New York Yankees defeat Atlanta Braves, 8-4

ATLANTA - Maybe it was Brian Cashman's surprise visit or Joe Girardi's not-so-surprising ejection.

Perhaps it was a team meeting Tuesday night or the embarrassment of having a perfect game thrown against them for five innings.

Whatever the motivation, the Yankees exploded for eight runs in the final four innings Wednesday night, earning a much-needed 8-4 win over the Braves.

Understandably frustrated after watching his team get dominated by a pair of Braves rookies t...