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Yanks' Betances out 6-7 more weeks, Sanchez to 10-day IL

Apr. 13, 2019 12:03 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees' stunning injury list grew again Friday, and things are only getting worse for a few of the players already on it. General manager Brian Cashman said right-handed reliever Dellin Betances will get a cortisone shot in his right shoulder Saturday, which will keep him out another 6...

Jets sign former AAF, Troy quarterback Brandon Silvers

Apr. 10, 2019 8:26 PM EDT

FLORHAM PARK, N.J. (AP) — The New York Jets have signed quarterback Brandon Silvers, a former Troy University star who had been playing in the now-suspended Alliance of American Football. Silvers threw for 777 yards, four touchdowns and one interception in three starts for the Memphis Express, including...

Yankees place SS Tulowitzki on their expansive injured list

Apr. 4, 2019 3:04 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Yankees shortstop Troy Tulowitzki was placed on the 10-day injured list Thursday with a left calf strain, the 11th New York player sidelined just a week into the season. A five-time All-Star, Tulowitzki left prior to the fourth inning of Wednesday's game against Detroit, two innings after...

LEADING OFF: Surprising O's, Tigers, Mets play home openers

Apr. 4, 2019 2:57 AM EDT

A look at what's a happening around the majors today: FANFARE Coming off winning road trips, the surprising Orioles, Tigers and Mets play their home openers. Sellouts are expected at Camden Yards, Comerica Park and Citi Field to greet teams trying to bounce back from losing seasons. Alex Cobb will be activated...

Tigers' Boyd carves up Yankees, who lose Tulo to calf strain

Apr. 3, 2019 10:34 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees swung over slider after slider from Matthew Boyd, setting a franchise swing-and-miss record. Even when New York connected, the damage mostly blew back in the wrong direction. Boyd junk-balled through afternoon shadows for a career-high 13 strikeouts, Gordon Beckham hit a...

Another one down: Yanks' Tulo likely to IL with calf strain

Apr. 3, 2019 8:36 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees shortstop Troy Tulowitzki is likely headed to the injured list with a low-grade strained left calf, which would give New York a major league-most 11 players on the IL a week into the season. Tulowitzki popped out in the second inning Wednesday during a 2-1 loss to the Detroit...

Pirates' Archer, back from hernia surgery, feeling great

Mar. 10, 2019 6:11 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Chris Archer had success against the high-powered New York Yankees and more importantly felt great afterwards. Archer allowed two hits and struck out four over three scoreless innings in the Pittsburgh Pirates' 6-5 loss on Sunday. The right-hander, who underwent surgery to repair a...

Boone says he isn't worried about Tulowitzki's plate numbers

Mar. 10, 2019 6:08 PM EDT

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Troy Tulowitzki is doing just fine, New York Yankees manager Aaron Boone says, despite his slow start at the plate. Tulowitzki was hitless in three at-bats in a 6-5 win over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday. The five-time All-Star, who has not played in the major leagues since July 2017,...

Swanson plays for first time since November wrist surgery

Mar. 5, 2019 5:42 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Dansby Swanson was 1 for 2 with a single and played three innings at shortstop in his first game for the Atlanta Braves since surgery on his left wrist last Nov. 5. Swanson was thrown out at first base by shortstop Troy Tulowitzki after hitting a drive off a leg of pitcher Stephen...

Tulowitzki homers in 1st game for Yanks, against Blue Jays

Feb. 25, 2019 6:18 PM EST

TAMPA, Fla. (AP) — Troy Tulowitzki got some payback against the Toronto Blue Jays in his first spring training at-bat for the New York Yankees. Tulowitzki homered on his first swing in a Yankees uniform and jawed at the Blue Jays dugout after rounding third base following his drive Monday off Marcus...