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Review: 'Swing and a Hit’ for diehard Yankees fans only

May. 23, 2022 11:06 AM EDT

“Swing and a Hit” by Paul O’Neill with Jack Curry (Grand Central Publishing) By now, nearly ever starter on the New York Yankees dynasty that won four World Series titles in six years (1996, 1998-2000) has written a memoir. Paul O’Neill, the sweet-single leftie who over the...

LEADING OFF: Cardinals getting playful with pitching staff

May. 23, 2022 02:54 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ WINGING IT FOR THE CARDS First, Albert Pujols. Then, Yadier Molina. Anyone else want to pitch for St. Louis this season? First-year manager Oliver Marmol is definitely...

Red Sox climbing out of early hole with much-needed streak

May. 23, 2022 02:53 AM EDT

The Boston Red Sox needed a winning streak like this. Their slow start was exacerbated by the fact that the first-place Yankees were threatening to pull away in the AL East, but the Red Sox have now won five in a row after sweeping Seattle. Trevor Story has five homers in the last...

Anderson's HR hushes Yankees, lifts Chisox to twinbill sweep

May. 22, 2022 23:44 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Tim Anderson said everything he had to say with one swing of the bat — and a commanding trot around the bases. Anderson hit a three-run homer in the eighth inning and then put a finger to his lips to silence fans booing and chanting “Jackie” at him, capping a...

Boone: Donaldson shouldn't make 'Jackie' remark to Anderson

May. 22, 2022 22:56 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees slugger Josh Donaldson was wrong to make a remark referencing Jackie Robinson when speaking to White Sox star Tim Anderson, New York manager Aaron Boone said Sunday. A day after the comment called “racist” by Chicago manager Tony La Russa — an...

LEADING OFF: Cardinals getting playful with pitching staff

May. 22, 2022 21:28 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Monday: ___ WINGING IT FOR THE CARDS First, Albert Pujols. Then, Yadier Molina. Anyone else want to pitch for St. Louis this season? First-year manager Oliver Marmol is...

Anderson says Donaldson made racist remark, MLB investigates

May. 22, 2022 02:33 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Chicago White Sox star shortstop Tim Anderson accused Yankees slugger Josh Donaldson of making a racist remark by calling him Jackie Robinson during Saturday's game against New York. “He just made a, you know, disrespectful comment,” said Anderson, who is Black....

LEADING OFF: MLB investigates Anderson-Donaldson incident

May. 22, 2022 01:24 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: ___ MLB INVESTIGATES Chicago White Sox star Tim Anderson has accused Yankees slugger Josh Donaldson of making a racist remark during Saturday's game and Major League Baseball is looking into the...

Yankees place RHP Green on injured list with elbow strain

May. 21, 2022 12:23 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees placed Chad Green on the injured list with a strained right elbow on Saturday and the stalwart reliever could be headed for surgery. Before the Yankees opened a series with the Chicago White Sox, manager Aaron Boone said Green was getting other opinions...

Profar: SF fans `worst in league' after ball, bottle thrown

May. 21, 2022 04:36 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Fans in San Francisco threw at least one baseball and a beer bottle onto the field Friday night in the direction of San Diego Padres outfielder Jurickson Profar, who called the crowd at Giants games “the worst in the league.” Play was delayed briefly after...