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Yankees hold on for DH sweep of Royals, win 7th straight

May. 26, 2019 12:44 AM EDT

KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Chance Adams didn't get to Kauffman Stadium on Saturday until midway through the first game of a day-night doubleheader. He had an early flight out of Syracuse, New York, then caught a connecting flight in Chicago before finally getting to the stadium around 1 p.m. Adams, called up...

Gardner, Yankees take advantage of walks, rout Rays 13-5

May. 19, 2019 6:46 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — In a season they never quite envisioned, the New York Yankees broke loose for their biggest inning of the year in a way they didn't imagine. Brett Gardner homered early, then got two hits during a seven-run burst in the sixth inning fueled by five walks that sent the Yankees past the Tampa...

Torres' 3 HR lift Yankees over Orioles in doubleheader sweep

May. 15, 2019 10:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Gleyber Day turned into something of a nightmare for the Baltimore Orioles on Wednesday. Gleyber Torres hit three home runs during a doubleheader sweep, including a solo shot in the nightcap, and Domingo Germán became the majors' first eight-game winner in the New York Yankees' 3-1...

German, Urshela help Yanks top Rays 4-3, Glasnow exits early

May. 10, 2019 11:52 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — In a season full of strange twists so far, the New York Yankees turned a couple of odd hops into their latest victory. Domingo German became the majors' first seven-game winner, Gio Urshela got a key hit set up by a pair of bizarre bounces and the Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays...

Happ, Yankees hold Mariners to 2 hits in 3-1 victory

May. 9, 2019 11:04 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Fired up from his first pitch to his last, J.A. Happ gave the New York Yankees a great getaway. Happ and four relievers combined on a two-hitter, Cameron Maybin contributed with his bat and glove, and the Yankees beat the Seattle Mariners 3-1 Thursday night. "He was pretty intense...

Yankees stun Félix, back Sabathia in 7-3 win over Mariners

May. 6, 2019 10:22 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — It had been a decade since pitchers with so many combined punchouts started the same game. In this showdown between Félix Hernández and CC Sabathia, the New York Yankees landed their haymakers early. The Yankees pounced on Hernández, hitting three homers in the first two...

Sanchez hits 2 HR, Yanks top Twins after ailing Paxton exits

May. 4, 2019 12:29 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — For the New York Yankees so far this season, every ounce of pleasure comes with at least a little dose of pain. Gary Sanchez homered twice and the Yankees overcame their latest injury Friday night, beating the Minnesota Twins 6-3 after starter James Paxton exited early with soreness in his...

Voit homers, drives in 3 to power Yankees past Giants, 7-3

Apr. 27, 2019 3:13 AM EDT

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — For a team used to winning championships around some of the biggest names in sports, this isn't supposed to happen. But with a major league-leading 13 players on the injured list, the New York Yankees have turned to a bunch of lesser-known names. So far, so good. Luke Voit homered and...

Romine, Yankees shake bullpen meltdown, top Royals 7-6 in 10

Apr. 21, 2019 7:37 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Austin Romine and Clint Frazier, backups carrying the burden while most of the Bronx Bombers are out for repair, kept the Yankees from a devastating loss and boosted the injury-decimated team back to a winning record. On a day that began when Aaron Judge became the 13th New York player on...

Sabathia gets 1st win of season as Yankees top Royals 6-2

Apr. 20, 2019 12:40 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Two starts into his final season, CC Sabathia has yet to allow an earned run. Even at 38 years old, he's still playing stopper for the Yankees while closing in on some impressive milestones. Sabathia got his first win of the year and Brett Gardner hit a two-run homer as New York beat the...