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LEADING OFF: Blue Jays bop at Fenway, Rays-Chisox meet up

Jun. 14, 2021 02:22 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ MONSTER MASH Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and the bashing Blue Jays try to keep up their power surge at Fenway Park. Teoscar Hernández hit a pair of three-run...

LEADING OFF: Blue Jays bop at Fenway, Rays-Chisox meet up

Jun. 13, 2021 21:04 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors Monday: ___ MONSTER MASH Vladimir Guerrero Jr. and the bashing Blue Jays try to keep up their power surge at Fenway Park. Teoscar Hernández hit a pair of three-run...

Nola lifts Phillies back over .500, beats reeling Yanks 7-0

Jun. 13, 2021 18:12 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Aaron Nola allowed three hits and struck out nine, leading Philadelphia over the New York Yankees 7-0 Sunday for a two-game sweep that moved the Phillies back over .500. Odubel Herrera, Jean Segura and J.T. Realmuto combined to go 7 for 13 with a...

Segura's 2nd straight walkoff lifts Phils over Yankees 8-7

Jun. 12, 2021 21:21 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jean Segura scored Ronald Torreyes with an infield single in the 10th inning for his second straight game-ending hit and the Philadelphia Phillies got a third consecutive walkoff win with an 8-7 victory over the New York Yankees on Saturday. After...

Donaldson, Cruz homers off Chapman lift Twins over Yanks 7-5

Jun. 11, 2021 01:07 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Josh Donaldson and Nelson Cruz hit two-run homers off Aroldis Chapman in the ninth inning, and the Minnesota Twins beat the New York Yankees 7-5 Thursday night to avoid a three-game sweep. “Pretty amazing effort by our guys, and those at-bats in the...

Cole spins a win as Stanton powers Yankees past Twins 9-6

Jun. 10, 2021 00:51 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gerrit Cole put his familiar spin on a tenacious win. The New York Yankees usually find their groove in Minnesota, after all. Cole got back on track with six sharp innings amid the hubbub around grip aids for pitchers, and Giancarlo Stanton hit two of...

Sánchez homers, Yankees snap skid with 8-4 win over Twins

Jun. 09, 2021 00:41 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gary Sánchez and Miguel Andújar homered, DJ LeMahieu had two hits and an RBI, and the New York Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 8-4 Tuesday night to end a four-game skid. Aaron Judge drove in two runs for New York, which had lost eight of its...

Sticky situation? Cole says spin rate drop due to mechanics

Jun. 08, 2021 21:34 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — The pitches Gerrit Cole threw in his last start weren't rotating as much, and the New York Yankees ace said the spin rate dropoff was due to mechanical flaws — sidestepping a recent accusation that he cut back on tacky substances amid a Major League Baseball crackdown....

Red Sox hold off Yankees 6-5 in 10 for 3-game sweep in Bronx

Jun. 07, 2021 01:26 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Eager to reverse a recent trend, Marwin González, Xander Bogaerts and the Boston Red Sox are off to a terrific start against their old rivals this season. Bogaerts hit a two-run single with two outs in the 10th inning and the Red Sox held off the...

Red Sox get ML-best 20th comeback win, beat Yankees 7-3

Jun. 05, 2021 23:34 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Punchless during the pandemic-shortened 2020 season, the Boston Red Sox have come back ready to fight. “That's what we preach,” Kiké Hernández said. “Battling from the first pitch until the last.” Hernández snapped an...