New York Yankees v Cleveland Indians

Power and Pettitte for Yanks

By TOM WITHERS   AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) _ Robinson Cano hit one of New York’s five homers and drove in five runs, Andy Pettitte pitched seven solid innings and the Yankees romped to a […]


New York Yankees v Cleveland Indians

Former Indian Spoils Cleveland Opener

By TOM WITHERS   AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) _ Travis Hafner came home and helped the Yankees wreck Cleveland’s opener. Hafner drove in four runs in his return to Cleveland and Robinson Cano homered twice […]


Terry Francona (Elise Amendola/AP Photo)

Francona Back As Manager — In Cleveland

A year after being fired by the Red Sox, Terry Francona has been introduced as manager of the Cleveland Indians.


Curtis Granderson (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Granderson’s 200th As Yankees Defeat Indians

CLEVELAND (AP) _ Curtis Granderson hit his 200th career homer as the New York Yankees beat the Cleveland Indians 4-2 Sunday. The Yankees took a 3-0 lead in the second inning off Ubaldo Jimenez (9-13). […]


Hiroku Kiroda (Jason Miller/Getty Images)

Second Loss In 12 Starts For Kuroda As Yankees Fall To Indians

By TOM WITHERS,  AP Sports Writer CLEVELAND (AP) _ With a few potential Hall of Famers and a smattering of All-Stars, the New York Yankees’ lineup is loaded with big hitters. On Saturday night, none […]


Brent Lillibridge #23 of the Boston Red Sox fields a sacrifice bunt by outfielder Desmond Jennings #8 of the Tampa Bay Rays July 14, 2012 at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by Al Messerschmidt/Getty Images)

New Twist After Youkilis Trade

The Cleveland Indians have acquired Brent Lillibridge from the Boston Red Sox for minor-league pitcher Jose De La Torre.


Andy Pettitte hurt June 27, 2012 (Jim McIsaac/Getty Images Sport)

Yankees Win, But Victory Over Indians Is Costly

Andy Pettitte broke his ankle on the same day the Yankees put CC Sabathia on the disabled list, and Robinson Cano hit a go-ahead homer to help New York beat the Cleveland Indians 5-4 Wednesday for a three-game sweep.


at Yankee Stadium on June 26, 2012 in the Bronx borough of New York City.

Hughes Masterful Against Indians

By HOWIE RUMBERG    AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Phil Hughes bounced back from a rough outing to pitch eight scoreless innings and Alex Rodriguez hit a long home run Tuesday night, leading the […]


Will Middlebrooks (Elsa/Getty Images Sport)

Six-Run Seventh As Red Sox Defeat Indians Again

The Red Sox held Cleveland to one run for the second straight game and needed just 2 1-2 hours to dispatch the Indians, the same amount of time it took in a 4-1 win Saturday night.


Daniel Nava, Dustin Pedroia (Jim Rogash/Getty Images Sport)

Red Sox Celebrate Second Straight Victory Over Indians

A quality start from Felix Doubront with help from the bullpen led the Red Sox over the Cleveland Indians 4-1 on Saturday night.