Two of the elite talents in the American League, Miguel Cabrera and Mariano Rivera, have begun this year no differently than any other they have played.
By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Once Felix Hernandez tweaked his back, the whole game took an odd twist. Robinson Cano hit a two-run double, Lyle Overbay delivered a tiebreaking sacrifice […]
Pettitte pitched seven stellar innings Saturday night, and Vernon Wells hit a go-ahead two-run homer before making a long running catch for the final out, giving the New York Yankees a 3-2 win over the Kansas City Royals.
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Robinson Cano homered and Eduardo Nunez scored the tiebreaking run after a sixth-inning double to send the New York Yankees past the Houston Astros 5-4 […]
By RONALD BLUM AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ These no-name Yankees are making a name for themselves. Brennan Boesch and Lyle Overbay homered on knuckleballs from R.A. Dickey, and New York rallied past […]
ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) _ Ichiro Suzuki hit a go-ahead two-run single in the ninth inning and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-3 Tuesday night. Tampa Bay is winless in all […]
By BEN WALKER AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Robinson Cano paid tribute to Jackie Robinson in fitting fashion by hitting a three-run homer, and the New York Yankees beat the Arizona Diamondbacks 4-2 […]
By MIKE FITZPATRICK AP Sports Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Andy Pettitte pitched the Yankees to their first win of the season and Mariano Rivera made a successful return to the mound in New York’s […]
If Kenley Jansen could toss 80-90 frames for Los Angeles, he could strike out 130-140 batters with a low ERA and WHIP.
TAMPA, Fla. (AP) _ New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera says this will be his final season. Rivera made the announcement Saturday at the team’s spring training complex. There was word this week that he […]