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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...

LEADING OFF: Alvarez carries U.S. flag, big rivalries abound

Jul. 22, 2021 02:38 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ BANNER DAY Miami Marlins infielder Eddy Alvarez and four-time Olympic women’s basketball gold medalist Sue Bird will be the U.S. flag bearers for the opening ceremonies...

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...

Red Sox hit 5 HRs, beat Blue Jays 7-4 in Buffalo finale

Jul. 21, 2021 23:12 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — For the city of Buffalo, it was fun while it lasted. After not hosting a Major League Baseball game since its days as a Federal League outpost in 1915, Buffalo made the most of its opportunity, hosting the Toronto Blue Jays over two seasons because...

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...

LEADING OFF: Giants vs Dodgers, Nola and Means back on mound

Jul. 20, 2021 04:22 AM EDT

A look at what’s happening around the majors today: ___ WESTERN STARS Buster Posey and the surprising San Francisco Giants continue their pivotal four-game series against the rival Dodgers. The star catcher hit a two-run homer...

Renfroe hits slam, Red Sox launch 6 HRs, rout Blue Jays 13-4

Jul. 19, 2021 23:49 PM EDT

BUFFALO, N.Y. (AP) — Hunter Renfroe hit a grand slam, Kiké Hernández drove in three runs with two homers and the Boston Red Sox snapped a two-game losing streak with a 13-4 win over the Toronto Blue Jays on Monday night. Rookie Jarren Duran hit his first major league...

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...