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Judge stays at 61 homers on 61st anniversary of Maris' 61st

Oct. 01, 2022 18:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The numbers were aligned for Aaron Judge. The pitches were not. Judge remained at 61 home runs on the 61st anniversary of Roger Maris' 61st — he even came to the plate at the exact time Maris went deep. Just eight of 25 Baltimore's pitches to Judge...

Aaron Judge stays at 61 homers as Orioles beat Yankees 2-1

Oct. 01, 2022 00:48 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Back in the Bronx, Aaron Judge had another sellout crowd fill Yankee Stadium hoping to see No. 62. The wait will extend into a rain-threatened weekend. Judge went 1 for 2 with a pair of walks as the Baltimore Orioles beat the New York Yankees 2-1 on Friday night. ...

Stanton returns from injury, Yankees pound Athletics 13-4

Aug. 26, 2022 02:17 AM EDT

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Back in the batter's box at last, Giancarlo Stanton swung away and is confident each chance he gets at the plate the timing will continue to improve. Just seeing him there again means so much to his teammates. The Yankees slugger returned from...

Yankees blanked for 2nd straight game, lose to Rays 4-0

Aug. 15, 2022 23:32 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The slumping New York Yankees were shut out in consecutive games for the first time since 2016, losing to Ryan Yarbrough and the Tampa Bay Rays 4-0 on Monday night. Coming off a 3-0 defeat Sunday night against the Boston Red Sox, New York failed to provide any run...

Santana's homer rallies Mariners for 4-3 win over Yankees

Aug. 10, 2022 20:26 PM EDT

SEATTLE (AP) — In a clubhouse with little experience of being in a playoff chase, Carlos Santana is the old guy that can be turned to for advice and guidance. And sometimes he comes up with a clutch hit or two as a reminder he's still pretty good player. Santana...

DeJong lifts Cardinals over Yanks 4-3 in Carpenter's return

Aug. 06, 2022 00:53 AM EDT

ST. LOUIS (AP) — Paul DeJong hit a two-run double with two outs in the eighth inning, lifting the Cardinals over the New York Yankees 4-3 Friday night in Matt Carpenter's return to St. Louis. Carpenter drew a standing ovation in his first visit back to the city where he played 11...

Castillo, early power send Mariners past Cole, Yankees 7-3

Aug. 03, 2022 17:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Luis Castillo pitched five-hit ball into the seventh inning in his Seattle debut, and the Mariners used a fast start to beat Gerrit Cole and the New York Yankees 7-3 on Wednesday. Eugenio Suárez, Carlos Santana and Jarred Kelenic homered against Cole (9-4) during...

Yankees get Montas, Trivino from A's for 4 prospects

Aug. 01, 2022 19:50 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees bolstered their pitching for the stretch run and playoffs, obtaining starter Frankie Montas and reliever Lou Trivino from the Oakland Athletics on Monday for four prospects. Montas, a 29-year-old right-hander, is 4-9 with a 3.18 ERA in 19 starts,...

Votto delivers, Reds surprise Yanks 7-6 in 10 to win series

Jul. 15, 2022 00:41 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Raise your hand if you saw that coming from the Cincinnati Reds. Joey Votto lined a tiebreaking double in a three-run 10th inning for his second go-ahead hit of the night, and Cincinnati beat the New York Yankees 7-6 on Thursday to earn an unexpected series win. ...

LEADING OFF: Royals down 10 unvaccinated players in Toronto

Jul. 14, 2022 01:50 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around baseball today: ___ 10 DOWN FOR TORONTO The Royals will be without 10 of the 26 players on their active roster for their upcoming trip to Toronto due to Canadian restrictions on travelers who aren’t vaccinated against...