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Giolito, Jimenez lead White Sox to 10-2 romp over Yankees

Jun. 15, 2019 2:36 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Lucas Giolito called it a "grinder game." The White Sox simply called it another victory. Giolito pitched into the seventh inning for his ninth straight win, Eloy Jimenez hit two three-run homers and Chicago pounded the New York Yankees 10-2 on Friday night. Giolito (10-1) gave up a solo...

Yankees' Judge joins Stanton on rehab assignment at Triple-A

Jun. 15, 2019 12:03 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The New York Yankees might have their most feared sluggers back in the lineup soon after Aaron Judge joined Giancarlo Stanton on a rehab assignment with Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre on Friday. Judge, making his first rehab appearance, went 0 for 4 the designated hitter Friday night in a...

LEADING OFF: Ohtani coming off cycle, Giolito faces Yankees

Jun. 14, 2019 2:27 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: SHO GOES ON Shohei Ohtani returns to Tropicana Field a night after becoming the first Japanese-born player to hit for the cycle. Ohtani hit a three-run homer in the first inning — his sixth in 11 games — and completed the feat with a single in the...

García's homer lifts White Sox over Yankees 5-4

Jun. 14, 2019 12:52 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — White Sox manager Rick Renteria thought his team had a lot of good at-bats Thursday night. The biggest and best one belonged to Leury García. "Huge," Renteria said. "It was a great at-bat." García hit a tiebreaking solo homer off Adam Ottavino in the seventh inning, lifting Chicago...

Yankees slugger Stanton could return next week

Jun. 14, 2019 12:45 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — The New York Yankees could get Giancarlo Stanton back next week after the slugger was shelved by a series of injuries, and Aaron Judge also is getting closer after being sidelined by a strained left oblique. Stanton is taking his minor league rehab assignment to Triple-A...

Phillies get utilityman Brad Miller from Yankees

Jun. 13, 2019 6:41 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — The Phillies have acquired utilityman Brad Miller from the New York Yankees for cash. Miller will join Philadelphia in Atlanta for a three-game series that starts Friday night. He hit .250 (9 for 36) with one homer and four RBIs for the Indians this season and was batting .294 with 10...

LEADING OFF: Lester vs Kershaw, MLB goes to Omaha

Jun. 13, 2019 2:42 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ACES UP Veteran left-handers Jon Lester and Clayton Kershaw square off when the Chicago Cubs visit the Los Angeles Dodgers for the opener of a four-game series. Lester is looking for his third straight victory for Chicago. He allowed four runs in the first...

Laureano hits grand slam, Athletics beat Rays 6-2

Jun. 12, 2019 4:55 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Ramon Laureano helped the Oakland Athletics end a long stay away from home in grand fashion. Laureano hit his first career grand slam to break an eighth-inning tie and finished with five RBIs and the Athletics beat the Tampa Bay Rays 6-2 on Wednesday. "I was just trying to put...

Hall of Famer Mariano Rivera coming to Saratoga Race Course

Jun. 12, 2019 2:46 PM EDT

SARATOGA SPRINGS, N.Y. (AP) — Opening weekend festivities at Saratoga Race Course will feature an appearance by former New York Yankees star Mariano Rivera. The New York Racing Association announced Wednesday it will honor Rivera July 12 with a ceremony in the winner's circle in recognition of baseball's...

Mercado delivers RBI single in 10th, Indians beat Reds 2-1

Jun. 11, 2019 11:49 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Oscar Mercado admitted it wasn't easy to stay calm when he came to the plate in the 10th inning. The Indians rookie outfielder did, and the result was another clutch hit. Mercado's bases-loaded single with one out in the 10th gave Cleveland a 2-1 win over the Cincinnati Reds in the...