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A look at buyers and sellers from busy MLB trade deadline

Aug. 03, 2022 11:39 AM EDT

This is quite a time to be a season ticket holder for the San Diego Padres. Great weather, a jewel of a ballpark — and perhaps the most exciting lineup in baseball for the near future. The Padres landed the biggest prize of this year's trade deadline — and maybe at...

Trade deadline recap: Soto to Padres; Phillies, Twins add

Aug. 03, 2022 03:38 AM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Juan Soto is joining Manny Machado and Fernando Tatis Jr. in San Diego. Jorge López, Michael Fulmer and Tyler Mahle are going to Minnesota. Noah Syndergaard, David Robertson and Brandon Marsh are heading to Philadelphia, and Joey Gallo is looking for a fresh start with the Los...

Yankees get OF Bader from Cardinals for LHP Montgomery

Aug. 02, 2022 20:39 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The Yankees acquired Gold Glove-winning center fielder Harrison Bader from the St. Louis Cardinals for left-hander Jordan Montgomery ahead of Tuesday's trade deadline, a surprising deal aimed at improving defense. A speedy 28-year-old from Bronxville, New York,...

Gallo sent to Dodgers by Yankees after strikeout-filled year

Aug. 02, 2022 17:31 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Joey Gallo’s unproductive tenure with the New York Yankees ended when he was traded to the Los Angeles Dodgers on Tuesday for minor league right-hander Clayton Beeter. The 28-year-old outfielder was acquired from Texas on July 29 last year and hit .159 for the...

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,...

COVID-19 vaccinations add new twist to MLB trade deadline

Jul. 31, 2022 20:25 PM EDT

PHOENIX (AP) — This is always a stressful time of year for Major League Baseball's 30 general managers, who are evaluating talent, juggling financial implications and trying to figure out ways to make their teams better as Tuesday's trade deadline approaches. Now there's another...

Aaron Judge 2nd fastest to 200 HRs, Yankees beat Royals 8-2

Jul. 30, 2022 19:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge became the second-fastest player in major league history to reach 200 career home runs, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 8-2 on Saturday. “Excited to get that one out of the way,” Judge said. “Me and (Aaron Hicks) were kind of...

Judge hits grand slam for 41st HR, Yanks rally past Royals

Jul. 30, 2022 00:10 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — There's no sorcery to Aaron Judge's recent success, although it looks that way, even close up. “Just takes the magic wand and does his thing,” Yankees ace Gerrit Cole said. No doubt, this is Judge's show. He added a new trick Friday night, too —...

Royals' Salvador Perez homers vs Yanks in return from injury

Jul. 29, 2022 23:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — All-Star slugger Salvador Perez hit a go-ahead, three-run homer for the Kansas City Royals on Friday night in his return from the injured list before the New York Yankees rallied for an 11-5 win. Last year's major league home run champion batted third as the...

Judge's 3rd walk-off HR of year lifts Yanks over Royals 1-0

Jul. 29, 2022 01:53 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge is turning walk-off home runs into a routine. Judge hit his major league-leading 39th home run for his third walk-off long ball this season, lifting the New York Yankees over the Kansas City Royals 1-0 Thursday night. New York was held to...