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Red Sox acquire INF/OF Hoy Park in trade with Pirates

Nov. 23, 2022 19:58 PM EST

BOSTON (AP) — The Boston Red Sox acquired infielder/outfielder Hoy Park in a trade with the Pittsburgh Pirates on Wednesday. The Red Sox sent minor league left-hander Inmer Lobo to Pittsburgh for Park, who was designated for assignment Tuesday when the Pirates claimed first baseman...

Astros sweep Yankees in ALCS, advance to World Series again

Oct. 24, 2022 02:33 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In recent years, it's almost become an October ritual: Astros top Yankees. Astros take pennant. Yordan Alvarez and Alex Bregman delivered big hits and Houston advanced to the World Series again, finishing a four-game sweep in the AL Championship Series with a 6-5...

Stanton, Judge HR, Yankees beat Guards, into ALCS vs Astros

Oct. 18, 2022 21:59 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Torres stepped on second base for the final out, swinging his arms back and forth, four times in all, while glaring at Josh Naylor and the Guardians dugout. Giancarlo Stanton and Aaron Judge rocked Cleveland with early homers, and Nestor Cortes and the New...

Guardians-Yankees rained out, to play ALDS Game 5 on Tuesday

Oct. 18, 2022 10:14 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — After fans waited through a 2 1/2-hour rain delay, Major League Baseball postponed the decisive Game 5 of the AL Division Series between Cleveland and New York — and the Yankees announced Nestor Cortes will start on short rest Tuesday against the Guardians. ...

ALDS Game 5 between Yanks, Guardians delayed by rain

Oct. 17, 2022 20:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The decisive Game 5 of the AL Division Series between the Cleveland Guardians and New York Yankees did not start on time because of rain. The game was scheduled to begin at 7:07 p.m. on Monday night, and Major League Baseball announced at about 6:20 p.m. that the...

Cole, Yankees save season, beat Guards to force ALDS Game 5

Oct. 16, 2022 23:23 PM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — Gerrit Cole brought the Yankees back from the brink. They’re Bronx bound, still chasing a championship. Cole gave New York what it needed, seven solid innings and Harrison Bader hit a two-run homer as the Yankees forced a decisive fifth game in the AL Division...

Gonzalez, Guardians walk off Yankees for 2-1 ALDS lead

Oct. 16, 2022 00:51 AM EDT

CLEVELAND (AP) — The affable rookie who loves SpongeBob SquarePants has backed the New York Yankees into a postseason corner. Oscar Gonzalez hit a two-run single with two outs in the ninth inning, rallying the Cleveland Guardians to a 6-5 win over New York on Saturday night for a...

Guardians rally past Yankees 4-2 in 10 innings, tie ALDS 1-1

Oct. 14, 2022 22:00 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Little hits turn into big wins for the Cleveland Guardians. José Ramírez hustled to reach third base leading off the 10th inning with a popup that dropped in left field, 200 feet from home plate. Oscar Gonzalez drove him in with the tiebreaking run on an even...

Cole cruises, Bader, Rizzo bash, Yanks beat Guardians 4-1

Oct. 12, 2022 00:24 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gerrit Cole dreamed of this moment growing up in California, winning a postseason game in pinstripes at Yankee Stadium. Harrison Bader had a similar fantasy while sitting in the first base seats as a 15-year-old and watching New York’s last championship team. ...

Yankees reliever Scott Effross needs Tommy John surgery

Oct. 11, 2022 17:15 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Scott Effross didn't feel right the day after a Sept. 30 outing against Baltimore. “It was just like mild soreness. I thought just kind of end-of-the-year, normal soreness,” the New York Yankees rookie reliever recalled. He rebounded to pitch at...