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Judge hurts oblique, likely to injured list; Yankees top KC

Apr. 20, 2019 7:01 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge took a swing, winced and then labored to make it all the way to first base. Quickly, the crowd at Yankee Stadium went silent, realizing this was a most costly hit. Judge hurt his left oblique and was expected to go on the injured list as the already banged-up New York Yankees...

Yankees star Aaron Judge exits early with oblique injury

Apr. 20, 2019 4:09 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees star Aaron Judge left Saturday's game after injuring his left oblique and was set for tests at a hospital. Judge gingerly made his way to first base after hitting a single against Kansas City and was immediately pulled. The All-Star slugger had homered in the first for a New York...

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...

1B Logan Morrison agrees to minor league deal with Yankees

Apr. 20, 2019 12:07 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Logan Morrison agreed to a minor league contract Friday with the New York Yankees, who sought another first base option with Greg Bird again on the injured list. If added to the 40-man roster, Morrison would get a one-year contract with a $1 million salary while in the major leagues....

Bailey wins consecutive starts, Royals beat Yankees 6-1

Apr. 18, 2019 11:20 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Homer Bailey has something to smile about if he goes hunting with Cal Eldred during the offseason. Bailey overcame injuries and struggles to win consecutive starts for the first time since July 2017. "I can be the first person to say wins are precious. Sometimes they can be few and far...

Severino says he hurt lat muscle March 5, not during rehab

Apr. 17, 2019 7:12 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Yankees ace Luis Severino says he hurt his lat muscle warming up before his first scheduled spring training start March 5, though New York's medical staff did not diagnose the injury until April. When Severino first got hurt, the Yankees said the injury was right shoulder inflammation....

LEADING OFF: Cards decked by Yelich, Snell hurts toe at home

Apr. 17, 2019 3:10 AM EDT

A look at what's happening around the majors today: DECKED! Michael Wacha and the Cardinals will try to figure out a way to finally get Christian Yelich out. The reigning NL MVP has eight homers against St. Louis already this season, including three on Monday and a three-run shot Tuesday. Yelich is the first...

Welcome to the rivalry: Paxton Ks 12, Yanks rout Red Sox 8-0

Apr. 16, 2019 10:55 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — James Paxton and Chris Sale came out firing in this year's first edition of baseball's biggest rivalry. Paxton pumping 99 mph, and Sale nearing 98. Only one of those hard-throwing lefties got results to match. Paxton struck out 12 in his first pinstriped clash with Boston, Sale found his...

Yankees add Bird to injured list, back to 12 on the shelf

Apr. 16, 2019 5:35 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest addition to the Yankees' injured list is all too familiar with life on the shelf. First baseman Greg Bird went on the 10-day injured list Tuesday with a left plantar fascia tear, giving New York a dozen players on the IL less than three weeks into the season. The Yankees...

Anderson's slam backs Rodón as White Sox top Yankees 5-2

Apr. 14, 2019 6:51 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ravaged by injuries, the New York Yankees hardly resemble the 100-win team that set a major league record for homers last year. And even though it's very early in the season, they are frittering away games during a favorable portion of their schedule. Tim Anderson hit his first career grand...