NEW YORK (AP) – Second baseman Brian Roberts and the New York Yankees have completed their $2 million, one-year contract. The deal was agreed to on Dec. 17 and finalized Tuesday, three days after a […]
By: HOWARD ULMAN BOSTON (AP) The Boston Red Sox are back in first place after a 15-inning win that began in July and ended in August. Stephen Drew finally got the decisive hit that […]
By TIM BOOTH AP Sports Writer SEATTLE (AP) _ As a younger player, Harold Baines and Edgar Martinez were among the hitters David Ortiz looked up to as examples. So it’s not lost on Ortiz […]
By TIM BOOTH AP Sports Writer SEATTLE (AP) _ Jackie Bradley Jr. hit a tiebreaking homer, Shane Victorino slugged the last of Boston’s five long balls and the Red Sox snapped a three-game skid with […]
SEATTLE (AP) _ The Boston Red Sox have the best record in baseball and need to get healthy to stay there. The Sox lost their third straight game Monday night _ matching their season high […]
Andy Pettitte allowed three hits over 7 1/3 innings to earn his 250th career victory, leading the Yankees to a 3-1 win over the Seattle Mariners. The 47th pitcher in major league history to reach that milestone, he will turn 41 on June 15.
By TIM BOOTH AP Sports Writer SEATTLE (AP) _ Jeremy Bonderman spent the final three innings in the back of the Seattle Mariners clubhouse going through his normal treatment routine. As special as Friday night […]
Robinson Cano hit a three-run homer and Mark Teixeira followed with a solo shot as part of New York’s six-run third inning Thursday night, and Phil Hughes took a shutout into the eighth for the Yankees in a 6-1 win over the Seattle Mariners.
Look for Jesus Montero to take a step forward this year, possibly to the All-Star level that many saw in him as he came up through the minors.
Kevin Millwood pitched six stingy innings to win for the first time in 51/2 weeks and the Seattle Mariners beat the staggering Red Sox 2-1 on Wednesday night, handing Boston its eighth defeat in nine games.