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Castillo, early power send Mariners past Cole, Yankees 7-3

Aug. 03, 2022 17:25 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Luis Castillo pitched five-hit ball into the seventh inning in his Seattle debut, and the Mariners used a fast start to beat Gerrit Cole and the New York Yankees 7-3 on Wednesday. Eugenio Suárez, Carlos Santana and Jarred Kelenic homered against Cole (9-4) during...

Haggerty hits pinch homer and M's hang on to beat Yanks 8-6

Aug. 03, 2022 00:07 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Pinch-hitter Sam Haggerty opened the seventh inning with a go-ahead homer, Andrés Muñoz escaped a bases-loaded jam in the ninth and the Seattle Mariners hung on for a 8-6 victory over the New York Yankees on Tuesday night after blowing a four-run lead. The...

Perez's HR off Holmes in 9th leads Royals over Yanks 8-6

Jul. 31, 2022 19:16 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Salvador Perez hit a three-run homer off All-Star closer Clay Holmes in the ninth inning, and the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Yankees 8-6 Sunday to avoid being swept in the season series. Whit Merrifield walked with one out — Holmes’ eighth walk in his...

Aaron Judge 2nd fastest to 200 HRs, Yankees beat Royals 8-2

Jul. 30, 2022 19:18 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge became the second-fastest player in major league history to reach 200 career home runs, and the New York Yankees beat the Kansas City Royals 8-2 on Saturday. “Excited to get that one out of the way,” Judge said. “Me and (Aaron Hicks) were kind of...

Judge hits grand slam for 41st HR, Yanks rally past Royals

Jul. 30, 2022 00:10 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — There's no sorcery to Aaron Judge's recent success, although it looks that way, even close up. “Just takes the magic wand and does his thing,” Yankees ace Gerrit Cole said. No doubt, this is Judge's show. He added a new trick Friday night, too —...

Judge's 3rd walk-off HR of year lifts Yanks over Royals 1-0

Jul. 29, 2022 01:53 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Aaron Judge is turning walk-off home runs into a routine. Judge hit his major league-leading 39th home run for his third walk-off long ball this season, lifting the New York Yankees over the Kansas City Royals 1-0 Thursday night. New York was held to...

Mets edge Yankees 3-2 in 9th for 2-game Subway Series sweep

Jul. 28, 2022 00:35 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — With two first-place teams on the field, the New York Mets made this Subway Series a one-way ride. Starling Marte singled home the winning run in the bottom of the ninth inning, and the Mets beat the crosstown Yankees 3-2 Wednesday night for a two-game sweep. ...

Mets top Yanks 6-3 in Subway Series matchup of leaders

Jul. 27, 2022 00:12 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Eduardo Escobar crossed the plate and skipped joyfully back to the Mets dugout after his tiebreaking, two-run homer capped a four-run, first-inning rally — a drive a fan behind the left field fence caught one-handed with a leap. Most of Citi Field was dancing by...

Judge homers again as Cortes, Yankees roll past Orioles 6-0

Jul. 24, 2022 17:47 PM EDT

BALTIMORE (AP) — Aaron Judge hit his major league-leading 37th home run, fellow All-Star Nestor Cortes pitched six sharp innings and the New York Yankees beat the Baltimore Orioles 6-0 on Sunday. Jose Trevino, another Yankees All-Star, had the first four-hit game of his career. New...

Alvarez homers as Astros down Yankees 7-5 for DH sweep

Jul. 21, 2022 22:02 PM EDT

HOUSTON (AP) — Yordan Alvarez and Alex Bregman both homered and combined for five RBIs as the Houston Astros completed a doubleheader sweep of the New York Yankees on Thursday with a 7-5 win in Game 2. Chas McCormick added a two-run home run for the Astros, who won the season...