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Yordan Alvarez homers, drives in 2 as Astros beat White Sox 5-3

Jun. 20, 2024 18:34 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — Yordan Alvarez homered in the first inning and drove in a run during a four-run seventh as the Houston Astros rallied past the Chicago White Sox 5-3 on Thursday. Alvarez made it 1-0 with a 439-foot drive to right against Chris Flexen for his 15th homer, and his...

Alvarez and Caratini homer as Astros beat Rangers 10-5 for a series split after Valdez scratched

Apr. 08, 2024 23:39 PM EDT

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Yordan Alvarez homered for the second game in a row, among his three hits as Houston rallied from an early deficit to beat the Texas Rangers 10-5 on Monday night after Astros scheduled starter Framber Valdez was scratched because of elbow soreness. No. 9...

Yordan Alvarez homers twice, Astros shut out Blue Jays again in 8-0 victory

Apr. 03, 2024 23:57 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Yordan Alvarez homered twice and matched his career high with four hits, Cristian Javier and four relievers combined on a one-hitter and the Houston Astros beat the Toronto Blue Jays 8-0 on Wednesday night. Javier (1-0) allowed the only hit and pitched five innings....

Yankees second baseman Gleyber Torres leaves game after being hit on right thumb by pitch

Mar. 30, 2024 00:41 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — New York Yankees’ second baseman Gleyber Torres left Friday night’s game against the Houston Astros after being hit on the right thumb with a 93.1 mph fastball. Torres was plunked by Tayler Scott with one out in the seventh inning. He fell to the ground and...

Cabrera has career-high 4 hits, with 3 RBIs as Yankees beat Astros 7-1

Mar. 30, 2024 00:38 AM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Oswaldo Cabrera had a career-high four hits with three RBIs and Giancarlo Stanton added a solo homer to lead the New York Yankees over the Houston Astros 7-1 on Friday night. Manager Aaron Boone is thrilled to see Cabrera's strong start after he struggled early this...

MLB's percentage of international-born players drops slightly to 27.8%, lowest since 2016

Mar. 29, 2024 14:49 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The percentage of Major League Baseball players born outside the 50 states dipped slightly to 27.8%, its lowest level since 2016. There were 264 players from 19 nations and territories outside of the 50 states among 949 players on opening day active rosters and...