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Sanchez, Yankees beat Orioles for 16th straight time, 6-5

Aug. 14, 2019 6:24 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The New York Yankees' season-long dominance of the Baltimore Orioles ended with Gary Sanchez and Gleyber Torres being linked to Lou Gehrig and Babe Ruth. And while Sanchez was modest in his thoughts about the achievement, other Yankees did not hesitate to express their amazement. Sanchez's...

Germán becomes majors first 16-game winner as Yanks beat O's

Aug. 13, 2019 11:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — From the outset, there was something different about Domingo Germán. His fastball zipped a little more, setting up an effective curveball and the Yankees got what they needed from their unexpected ace. German pitched seven strong innings to become the first 16-game winner in the majors...

Torres (13 homers vs Os) lifts Yanks to doubleheader sweep

Aug. 12, 2019 11:28 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres walked to the plate in the eighth inning with runners on first and second, two outs and the Yankees ahead by five runs. Baltimore called for an intentional walk, and who could blame the Orioles? Torres hit three of New York's seven home runs in an 8-5, 11-8 doubleheader sweep...

Trout hits 1st HR at Fenway, Angels rout Red Sox 12-4

Aug. 11, 2019 1:06 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Mike Trout hit the first home run of his career at Fenway Park and the Los Angeles Angels snapped an eight-game losing streak with a 12-4 rout of the Boston Red Sox on Saturday. Justin Upton added a three-run homer in the first inning. With his 428-foot drive over the Green Monster in the...

Guerrero hits go-ahead triple in 7th, Jays beat Yankees 5-4

Aug. 10, 2019 8:04 PM EDT

TORONTO (AP) — In a game between teams on extended home run binges, a well-placed chopper down the line proved pivotal. Vladimir Guerrero Jr. hit a go-ahead, two-run triple in the seventh inning and the Toronto Blue Jays rallied to beat the Yankees 5-4 Saturday, handing New York its second straight loss...

Yankees hit 6 HRs, beat Orioles 9-4 for 7th straight win

Aug. 7, 2019 12:48 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Over the course of two defining games, the New York Yankees showed why they are atop the AL East and the last-place Baltimore Orioles learned they're not even close to making up the difference. One night after hitting five home runs, the Yankees went one better Tuesday against the Orioles'...

Red Sox beat Royals 7-5, snap 8-game losing streak

Aug. 5, 2019 11:44 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Rick Porcello pitched six innings of one-run ball, Sam Travis hit a two-run homer and the Boston Red Sox halted their eight-game losing streak with a 7-5 victory over the struggling Kansas City Royals on Monday night. Rafael Devers added a solo shot for the Red Sox. Travis' gave Boston a...

Yankees hit 5 HRs, beat Orioles 9-6 for 6th straight win

Aug. 5, 2019 11:37 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Sometimes, baseball isn't all that mystifying. Match a hard-hitting lineup against an inexperienced pitching staff, put them both in a small ballpark, and the result is quite predictable. Such is the case when the New York Yankees face the Baltimore Orioles at Camden Yards. The Yankees hit...

Yanks stand pat at deadline, beat Diamondbacks 7-5

Jul. 31, 2019 11:55 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees will head into the final months of the season with what they have, faltering pitchers, injured starters and all. After Masahiro Tanaka failed to hold a two-run lead in a 7-5, rain-interrupted win over Arizona on Wednesday in what became Zack Greinke's final start for the...

Donaldson homers in 10th, lifts Braves over Nationals 5-4

Jul. 31, 2019 10:34 PM EDT

WASHINGTON (AP) — Josh Donaldson homered against Sean Doolittle in the top of the 10th, and the Atlanta Braves pulled out a 5-4 victory over the Washington Nationals on Wednesday to take two of three in the series and pad their NL East lead to 6 1/2 games. After the Nationals scored twice in the bottom of...