The New York Yankees escaped from Camden Yards with their lead in the AL East intact, and as a bonus, slugger Curtis Granderson worked his way out of an annoying slump.
Freddy Garcia worked around two homers by Josh Hamilton to remain undefeated against Texas for eight years and the New York Yankees beat the Rangers for the third straight night, 3-2 on Wednesday.
Ichiro Suzuki is hardly awed by playing for baseball’s most famous franchise. Sometimes, he doesn’t even remember he’s a Yankee.
A decade ago, Raul Ibanez and Ichiro Suzuki watched Seattle teammate Freddy Garcia establish him as a big winner with a big fastball.
B.J. Upton and Carlos Pena homered and the Tampa Bay Rays took advantage of Mark Teixeira’s first error of the season to beat the New York Yankees 4-3 on Monday night.
Yankees split series in Baltimore
Freddy Garcia had some real motivation to win this one.
Granderson home run gives Yanks all the runs they need
The Yankees tuned up for Thursday’s season opener against Detroit,with a win over the Tigers in Tampa.