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New York Yankees v Toronto Blue Jays

Whitley Delivers,Bullpen Fails

By IAN HARRISON  Associated Press   TORONTO (AP) _ Pinch-hitter Russell Martin singled home the go-ahead run in the eighth inning and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the Yankees 3-1 on Monday night, snapping New […]

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Yankees Streaking, Red Sox Struggling

By HOWARD ULMAN   AP Sports Writer    BOSTON (AP) _ Brett Gardner drove in three runs, Nathan Eovaldi pitched well into the seventh inning and the New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 4-2 […]

05/03/2015

New York Yankees v Boston Red Sox

A-Rod Milestone Sinks Sox

By HOWARD ULMAN  AP Sports Writer       BOSTON (AP) _ Alex Rodriguez tied Willie Mays for fourth place in major league history with his 660th home run, breaking an eighth-inning tie with a pinch-hit […]

05/01/2015

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Yankees Remain Hot

By HOWIE RUMBERG  AP Baseball Writer    NEW YORK (AP) _ The revelation that ace Masahiro Tanaka will be out at least a month because of a mild forearm strain and right wrist tendinitis overshadowed […]

04/28/2015

Toronto Blue Jays v New York Yankees

Tanaka Injured Again

  NEW YORK (AP) _ Yankees pitcher Masahiro Tanaka is going to be out at least a month because of tendinitis in his right wrist and a mild right forearm strain. General manager Brian Cashman […]

04/28/2015

Didi Gregorius (Elsa/Getty Images)

Gregorius Struggling To Fill Jeter’s Cleats

Succeeding Derek Jeter as Yankee’s shortstop was never going to be easy, but Didi Gregorius’ slow start has made the transition more tumultuous.

04/28/2015

Tampa Bay Rays v New York Yankees

Yankees Have Rays Number Again

By HOWIE RUMBERG  AP Baseball Writer      NEW YORK (AP) _ Brian McCann hit a tiebreaking home run and Adam Warren pitched effectively into the sixth inning as the New York Yankees ended the […]

04/27/2015

NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 26: Alex Rodriguez #13 of the New York Yankees looks on from the on deck circle against the New York Mets on April 26, 2015 at Yankee Stadium in the Bronx borough of New York City. Yankees defeated the Mets 6-4. (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

A-Rod One Home Run From Matching Mays

Alex Rodriguez is one big swing from matching Willie Mays. Whether the New York Yankees would celebrate that achievement– or pay for it, for that matter– remains to be seen.

04/27/2015

New York Mets v New York Yankees

Mets Streak Ends In Bronx

By HOWIE RUMBERG   AP Baseball Writer     NEW YORK (AP) _ Mark Teixeira hit a pair of two-run homers and Michael Pineda used a biting slider while pitching impressively into the eighth inning to […]

04/24/2015

New York Mets v New York Yankees

Retired At Last

By HOWIE RUMBERG   AP Baseball Writer NEW YORK (AP) _ Former New York Yankees center fielder Bernie Williams has officially retired _ finally. The four-time World Series champion last played in 2006 and has already […]

04/24/2015

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