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Yankees use bases-loaded walk to beat Orioles 6-5 for sweep

May. 23, 2019 5:01 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Perhaps figuring that Gleyber Torres and Gary Sanchez were worn out from circling the bases, Yankees manager Aaron Boone wrote out a starting lineup without both sluggers in the finale of a four-game series against the Baltimore Orioles. The benefit of such a move was that both were...

Yankees' CC Sabathia placed on IL with knee inflammation

May. 23, 2019 11:37 AM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — CC Sabathia's ailing right knee landed him on the 10-day injured list Thursday, although the New York Yankees don't expect the star lefty to be sidelined for long. Sabathia has right knee inflammation, a problem he's been dealing with for a long time. "This is something we know we're going...

Torres hits 2 of Yankees' 5 HRs in 7-5 win over Orioles

May. 22, 2019 11:38 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Playing in a small ballpark against a struggling pitching staff, the New York Yankees went with their most obvious strength to pound out another victory. Gleyber Torres hit two of New York's five home runs, and the Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 7-5 Wednesday night to secure their...

Frazier 2 HRs, 5 RBIs carry Yankees past Orioles 11-4

May. 21, 2019 11:18 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — The New York Yankees have climbed into first place in the AL East in spite of a myriad of injuries and partially because the front end of their schedule is loaded with games against the Baltimore Orioles. Clint Frazier homered twice and had a career-high five RBIs, Gary Sánchez...

APNewsBreak: Yanks, Red Sox play on artificial turf London

May. 21, 2019 6:57 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The traditional rivalry between the New York Yankees and Boston Red Sox will take a radical twist when they meet in London next month: They will play on artificial turf for the first time in more than 2,200 games over a century. Major League Baseball has access to Olympic Stadium for 21...

Alvarado rebounds, Rays top Yanks 2-1, back into 1st place

May. 18, 2019 6:52 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — José Alvarado stepped onto the Yankee Stadium mound, 18 hours after walking off with a look of disgust when he wasted a two-run, ninth-inning lead. Luke Voit, whose home run started the previous night's meltdown, singled leading off the 11th. Not this time. Alvarado struck out Aaron...

Sabathia shouts insults at Rays, Yanks rally in 9th to win

May. 18, 2019 1:09 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — CC Sabathia shouted salty insults at the Tampa Bay Rays and said he tried to hit one of their batters. A little while later, it was Gio Urshela who had the last word for the New York Yankees. Urshela's RBI single capped a three-run rally in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the surging...

LEADING OFF: Greinke exam, Turner tagged, CC faces Rays

May. 17, 2019 2:24 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: CHECK HIM Arizona ace Zack Greinke is set for an MRI after making an early exit in his last start. Greinke pitched shutout ball into the eighth inning against the Pirates until leaving in the eighth inning because of abdominal tightness. "It's not too bad,"...

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...

Tempers flare after hit batter as Rays beat Yankees 7-2

May. 11, 2019 10:35 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The New York Yankees were frustrated by their play and slugger Luke Voit getting hit yet again. Willy Adames and Ji-Man Choi had run-scoring infield singles in the sixth after tempers flared during the top of the inning when reliever Yonny Chirinos hit Voit on the left shoulder,...