Lake Buena Vista, FL (SportsNetwork.com) - Ivan Nova struck out five over 6 1/3 scoreless innings as the New York Yankees blanked the Atlanta Braves, 7-0, in spring training action.
Nova allowed just two hits, while four Yankees relievers combined to give up just three hits and a walk the rest of the way to preserve the shutout.
Carlos Beltran had three of New York's seven hits, while he and Adonis Garcia each drove in a pair of runs. Yangervis Solarte scored twice.
David Hale drew the start for the Braves and went 4 1/3 innings, allowing three runs on five hits.