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Judge, Yankees pound Price for 4-game sweep of Red Sox

Aug. 5, 2019 2:05 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — A couple of things have remained constant for the New York Yankees all season: They keep getting hurt and they keep winning games. Aaron Judge and Gio Urshela homered early as a makeshift Yankees lineup pounded David Price in a 7-4 victory Sunday night that sent the defending World Series...

Yankees' Encarnación breaks wrist, Hicks hurts elbow

Aug. 4, 2019 2:36 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — For the New York Yankees, a doubleheader turned into twice as much of an opportunity for injuries. Edwin Encarnación became the Yankees' 25th player to go on the injured list this year, sustaining a hairline fracture in his right wrist when hit by an 87.1 mph slider from Boston...

Sale fumes as Red Sox get swept by Yankees, lose 7 in row

Aug. 4, 2019 1:01 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Chris Sale threw an 0-2 fastball at the letters past Gio Urshela in the fourth inning and didn't get the call. He raised both arms as if to say, "What's wrong?" and muttered at plate umpire Mike Estabrook. Sale's outing in a doubleheader opener spun out of control from there, just like...

Torres hits slam, Yankees 3-hit skidding Red Sox 4-2

Aug. 2, 2019 11:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Once again, the box score for James Paxton looked ugly after three outs. The eye test told Yankees manager Aaron Boone something different. "I thought he threw the snot out of the ball in the first inning," he said. Gleyber Torres wiped up Paxton's mess with a grand slam, and the...

Red Sox's Wright returns from suspension with playoff focus

Jun. 25, 2019 7:31 PM EDT

BOSTON (AP) — Steven Wright knows that postseason baseball will not be in his future this year. The veteran knuckleballer still remains focused on helping put his Boston Red Sox teammates in the best position possible for another World Series run. Wright is ineligible to pitch in the playoffs after testing...