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Yankees hit 3 HRs, hold off Braves 5-4 for 11th straight win

Aug. 25, 2021 01:11 AM EDT

ATLANTA (AP) — The streaking Yankees withstood a ninth-inning scare that may have opened future save opportunities to a committee approach. Wandy Peralta retired Freddie Freeman with the bases loaded for the final out, and New York held off the Atlanta Braves 5-4 in a...

Cole sharp in return from COVID-19, Yanks top Angels 2-1

Aug. 17, 2021 01:58 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Ten or so days ago, Gerrit Cole was playing catch with his wife, Amy, hoping his body would bounce back from COVID-19 quickly enough for him to help the Yankees soon. Unsure how much he had in the tank, Cole's first pitch Monday night to Shohei Ohtani...

Gardner lifts Yanks over Mariners 3-2 in 11 for 4th straight

Aug. 07, 2021 00:59 AM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Brett Gardner singled home the winning run with two outs in the 11th inning and the surging New York Yankees staged two late comebacks before beating the Seattle Mariners 3-2 on Friday night for their fourth straight victory. Aaron Judge hit a tying...

Rizzo shines again with key hit, Yankees beat Marlins 3-1

Aug. 01, 2021 17:32 PM EDT

MIAMI (AP) — Anthony Rizzo continued his remarkable debut for the Yankees with another key hit and New York completed a three-game sweep with a 3-1 victory over the Miami Marlins on Sunday. The partisan New York crowd in Miami finally got to cheer when the Yankees had...

Phillies acquire Gibson, Kennedy in trade with Rangers

Jul. 30, 2021 19:32 PM EDT

The Philadelphia Phillies acquired pitchers Kyle Gibson and Ian Kennedy, bolstering their staff in a deadline trade Friday in which they got the Texas Rangers' top starter and closer in exchange for rookie right-hander Spencer Howard and two other pitching prospects. ...

Not left out: Yankees get big lefty bats with Gallo, Rizzo

Jul. 29, 2021 22:43 PM EDT

NEW YORK (AP) — Desperate for a powerful, left-handed bat to park balls in the short porch at Yankee Stadium, the New York Yankees got two of them. Hours after announcing their trade to acquire All-Star slugger Joey Gallo from Texas, the playoff-chasing Yankees worked...

Left turn: Boone says Yankees 'a lot better' with Gallo

Jul. 29, 2021 18:37 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — The Yankees have answered questions about how they would proceed heading into Friday's trade deadline. They are big-time buyers. All-Star slugger Joey Gallo's trade to New York from the Texas Rangers was completed...

Patiño blanks Yanks as Rays pound Cole, bullpen in 14-0 rout

Jul. 29, 2021 17:32 PM EDT

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) — Luis Patiño outpitched Gerrit Cole, Brett Phillips hit a grand slam during a 10-run sixth inning, and the Tampa Bay Rays avoided a three-game sweep by routing the New York Yankees 14-0 on Thursday. Patiño (2-2) allowed three hits in six...