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Castillo, early power send Mariners past Cole, Yankees 7-3

Aug. 03, 2022 17:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Luis Castillo pitched five-hit ball into the seventh inning in his Seattle debut, and the Mariners used a fast start to beat Gerrit Cole and the New York Yankees 7-3 on Wednesday. Eugenio Suárez, Carlos Santana and Jarred Kelenic homered against Cole (9-4) during...

Perez's HR off Holmes in 9th leads Royals over Yanks 8-6

Jul. 31, 2022 19:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer off All-Star closer Clay Holmes in the ninth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Yankees 8-6 Sunday to avoid being swept in the season series. Whit Merrifield walked with one out — Holmes’ eighth walk in his...

Mets edge Yankees 3-2 in 9th for 2-game Subway Series sweep

Jul. 28, 2022 00:35 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With two first-place teams on the field, the New York Mets made this Subway Series a one-way ride. Starling Marte singled home the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Mets beat the crosstown Yankees 3-2 Wednesday night for a two-game sweep. ...

Paredes' 3 homers lift Rays 5-4, Yanks' 3rd loss in 20 games

Jun. 21, 2022 23:12 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Isaac Paredes homered in his first three at-bats and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the Yankees 5-4 on Tuesday night, handing New York only its third loss in 20 games. Paredes combined with Harold Ramirez for back-to-back homers in the first off Nestor Cortes,...

Cole no-hit bid into 8th, Yanks beat Rays 4-2 for 50th win

Jun. 20, 2022 23:56 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Gerrit Cole took a no-hit bid into the eighth inning, Aaron Hicks hit a tiebreaking triple in the ninth as Manuel Margot slammed into the right-field wall and the New York Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays 4-2 on Monday night for their 50th win. New York...

Yanks top Tigers 5-4, 39-15 at 1/3 mark, best since 2001 Ms

Jun. 05, 2022 16:30 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Josh Donaldson hit a 10th-inning sacrifice fly, and the New York Yankees came from behind twice to beat the Detroit Tigers 5-4 on Sunday to reach the one-third mark of the season at 39-15, the best in the major leagues in 21 years. Joey Gallo’s two-run homer in...

Yanks' Cole loses perfect game night after Taillon's bid

Jun. 03, 2022 23:30 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gerrit Cole delivered the sort of gem Yankees fans dreamed on when he signed a $324 million deal. Aaron Judge led an offensive barrage in a ballpark packed for his bobblehead night. Manny Bañuelos finally pitched in pinstripes, living out a teenage dream that famously escaped...

Yanks' Donaldson (shoulder) goes on 10-day injured list

May. 27, 2022 19:38 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Josh Donaldson was placed on the 10-day injured list by the New York Yankees on Friday due to right shoulder inflammation. New York made the move retroactive to May 24. The 36-year-old third baseman had been on the COVID-19 injured list and has not...

Sears wins 1st MLB start, depleted Yanks blank Orioles 2-0

May. 26, 2022 00:29 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — All of a sudden, some of the biggest stars on the New York Yankees are absent. Their lesser-known replacements are ready to keep the engine humming. JP Sears pitched five poised innings to win his first career start and the no-name relievers left in...

Banged-up Yankees add Stanton, Loáisiga to injured list

May. 25, 2022 23:29 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees slugger Giancarlo Stanton is on the injured list for the fourth straight season. Stanton was placed on the 10-day IL with right ankle inflammation Wednesday as the ailing Yankees made a flurry of roster moves less than an hour before their series finale...