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Segura's 2nd straight walkoff lifts Phils over Yankees 8-7

Jun. 12, 2021 21:21 PM EDT

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Jean Segura scored Ronald Torreyes with an infield single in the 10th inning for his second straight game-ending hit and the Philadelphia Phillies got a third consecutive walkoff win with an 8-7 victory over the New York Yankees on Saturday. After...

Sánchez homers, Yankees snap skid with 8-4 win over Twins

Jun. 09, 2021 00:41 AM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Gary Sánchez and Miguel Andújar homered, DJ LeMahieu had two hits and an RBI, and the New York Yankees beat the Minnesota Twins 8-4 Tuesday night to end a four-game skid. Aaron Judge drove in two runs for New York, which had lost eight of its...

LEADING OFF: Yankees, Cards slumping, all eyes on Philly net

Jun. 07, 2021 18:22 PM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors on Tuesday: BRONX BUMMERS Slumping DJ LeMahieu and the skidding Yankees hope to get back on target when they start a set at Target Field against the Twins. New York has lost four in a...

Nationals in a familiar spot -- another early-season hole

Jun. 07, 2021 03:36 AM EDT

For a third straight year, the Washington Nationals have dug themselves an early hole. Two seasons ago, they recovered and won the World Series. In 2020, they couldn't overcome their poor start, finishing under .500 in that 60-game season. They have more time to rebound...

Red Sox hold off Yankees 6-5 in 10 for 3-game sweep in Bronx

Jun. 07, 2021 01:26 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Eager to reverse a recent trend, Marwin González, Xander Bogaerts and the Boston Red Sox are off to a terrific start against their old rivals this season. Bogaerts hit a two-run single with two outs in the 10th inning and the Red Sox held off the...

Red Sox get ML-best 20th comeback win, beat Yankees 7-3

Jun. 05, 2021 23:34 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Punchless during the pandemic-shortened 2020 season, the Boston Red Sox have come back ready to fight. “That's what we preach,” Kiké Hernández said. “Battling from the first pitch until the last.” Hernández snapped an...

Yankees promote Gittens, hope for jolt at first base

Jun. 05, 2021 16:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees have promoted slugging prospect Chris Gittens from Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, hoping the hulking 27-year-old can provide a jolt at first base in his first turn in the majors. New York entered Saturday night's game against Boston with its...

Rivalry renewed: Red Sox stop slide in Bronx, beat Yanks 5-2

Jun. 04, 2021 23:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With the Yankees on the way to yet another loss, this time to the rival Red Sox, even the public-address system gave up early. The strains of Frank Sinatra’s rendition of “New York, New York” sounded throughout Yankee Stadium when Gary Sánchez...

Yarbrough gets Rays 1st complete game in 5 years, tops Yanks

Jun. 03, 2021 17:42 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan Yarbrough became a big leaguer at a time when the highest esteem was reserved for pitchers who started games and those that finished them. The Tampa Bay Rays left-hander has helped transform baseball in a role that does neither, and so he knows how...

Frazier's 11th-inning HR lifts slumping Yankees over Rays

Jun. 02, 2021 00:12 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Clint Frazier casually dropped his bat and stepped slowly across home plate, his eyes fixed to left field. This drive was leaving in a hurry, and he was determined to savor every bit of it. “I wanted to really let that one sink in,” he said. ...