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Yankees pitchers Cortes, Loaisiga activated from COVID list

Jul. 23, 2021 17:39 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Yankees pitchers Nestor Cortes and Jonathan Loaisiga have been reinstated from the COVID-19 injured list, the first of six New York players to go on the list before the start of the second half of the season. To make room on the roster Friday,...

Yanks reliever throws 4 wild pitches in 10th, Red Sox rally

Jul. 23, 2021 01:22 AM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — It took most of a rainy night at Fenway Park for the Red Sox to find their offense. It took one wild inning by reliever Brooks Kriske for the Yankees to squander an opportunity to gain valuable ground on their longtime rivals. Kiké Hernández hit a...

LaMarre's pinch-hit single lifts Yanks over Phils 6-5 in 10

Jul. 22, 2021 00:35 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pinch-hitter Ryan LaMarre singled home the winning run in the 10th inning and the New York Yankees recovered to beat the Philadelphia Phillies 6-5 on Wednesday night after blowing a late three-run lead. Gleyber Torres homered and Rougned Odor had a...

Chapman gets 1st save in over a month as Yanks beat Phillies

Jul. 21, 2021 00:11 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aroldis Chapman allowed a run in the ninth inning before recording his first save in over a month, and the New York Yankees hit four homers to power past the Philadelphia Phillies 6-4 on Tuesday night. Brett Gardner hit a go-ahead homer in the fifth...

Torres, Odor homer to back Taillon as Yanks beat Red Sox 9-1

Jul. 19, 2021 01:09 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ryan LaMarre, Greg Allen and Trey Amburgey. That was the New York Yankees' starting outfield Sunday night for a critical game against rival Boston. Not exactly the Bronx Bombers of Mantle, Maris and Berra. But not to be taken...

Yankee Stadium fan banned from MLB parks for hitting Verdugo

Jul. 18, 2021 21:19 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The fan who hit Boston Red Sox left fielder Alex Verdugo with a baseball thrown from the Yankee Stadium stands has been banned for life from attending big league games. The decision was confirmed Sunday by spokesmen for both the New York Yankees and...

Cole, Yankees withstand rain to beat Red Sox 3-1

Jul. 18, 2021 01:25 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After a long night and a shortened game that was interrupted several times, the New York Yankees finally have a win over Boston this season. Gerrit Cole struck out 11 and the Yankees beat the Red Sox 3-1 in a contest called after six innings because of...

Red Sox stifle short-handed Yanks 4-0 with Judge on COVID IL

Jul. 16, 2021 23:11 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees felt like they were hit by a truck this week. “An invisible, microscopic truck,” ace Gerrit Cole said. It wasn’t so hard to see what was missing Friday night. Eduardo Rodriguez shut down...

Yanks, Rockies deal with COVID surges after All-Star break

Jul. 16, 2021 19:42 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — For the first time in months, COVID-19 is creating chaos around Major League Baseball. The Yankees and Rockies are dealing with coronavirus outbreaks sidelining a total of 10 players and two coaches, including New York slugger Aaron Judge and Colorado...

Yankees-Red Sox ppd after 3 NY pitchers test COVID positive

Jul. 15, 2021 19:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees' post-All-Star break opener against the Boston Red Sox on Thursday night was postponed because of positive COVID-19 tests among vaccinated New York pitchers Jonathan Loaisiga, Nestor Cortes Jr. and Wandy Peralta. “It’s a fluid situation...