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Rivalry renewed: Red Sox stop slide in Bronx, beat Yanks 5-2

Jun. 04, 2021 23:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With the Yankees on the way to yet another loss, this time to the rival Red Sox, even the public-address system gave up early. The strains of Frank Sinatra’s rendition of “New York, New York” sounded throughout Yankee Stadium when Gary Sánchez...

AP study: MLB salary down 4.8% in 2 years; top 100 earn half

Apr. 16, 2021 13:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The average major league salary dropped 4.8% to just under $4.17 million on opening day from the start of the previous full season in 2019. The average has fallen 6.4% since the start of the 2017 season, when it peaked at $4.45 million, according to a...

Orioles' Means means business in opener, beats Red Sox 3-0

Apr. 02, 2021 18:47 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Orioles left-hander John Means was supposed to start the 2020 opener in Boston before a sore arm landed him on the injured list. When he got his chance this year, he froze the Red Sox in a frigid Fenway Park. Means pitched seven...

Welcome back, fans! MLB openers bring stars, hope and crowds

Mar. 31, 2021 20:36 PM EDT

Great to see ya, Buster Posey. Been a while, Tony La Russa. Good luck, Madison Bumgarner and every other National League pitcher toting a bat. From Comerica Park to Coors Field to the Coliseum, Major League Baseball is set to roll out a big welcome mat Thursday. ...

American League East Preview Capsules

Mar. 18, 2021 20:04 PM EDT

Capsules of American League East teams, listed in order of finish last year: ___ Tampa Bay Rays 2020: 40-20, first place, AL champions, lost to Dodgers in World Series. Manager: Kevin Cash (seventh season). ...