Friday, July 21, 2017

New York Yankees

In this Saturday, July 15, 2017 photo, Boston Red Sox manager John Farrell, left, argues with home plate umpire Gary Cederstrom during the 11th inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees in Boston.

BOSTON (AP) — Red Sox manager John Farrell says Major League Baseball has denied Boston’s protest over a bizarre play on the bases last weekend involving Matt Holliday of the New York Yankees. Farrell said he wasn’t surprised the protest ...
New York Yankees' Jacoby Ellsbury, Didi Gregoriusd and Aaron Judge, from left, celebrate after the Yankees defeated the Boston Red Sox 4-1 in 16 innings in a baseball game in Boston, Saturday, July 15, 2017.

BY KEN POWTAK BOSTON (AP) — In the long-storied history of the Yankees-Red Sox rivalry, this was among the longer ones — nearly six hours, more than 500 pitches. That is, if it’s officially over. Didi Gregorius lined a go-ahead ...
The Boston Red Sox celebrate after winning over the New York Yankees on a walk by Andrew Benintendi with bases loaded during the ninth inning of a baseball game in Boston, Friday, July 14, 2017.

BY KYLE HIGHTOWER BOSTON (AP) — The Yankees and Red Sox have had their share of games decided by late rallies and towering home runs. This time, it came down to a free pass. Aroldis Chapman walked in the winning ...
New York Yankees' Brett Gardner (11) showers teammate Clint Frazier, center, after Frazier hit a three-run walkoff home run off Milwaukee Brewers relief pitcher Corey Knebel during the ninth inning of an interleague baseball game, Saturday, July 8, 2017, at Yankee Stadium in New York.

BY JAKE SEINER NEW YORK (AP) — Clint Frazier helped the Yankees solve Milwaukee’s Brent Suter after the left-hander baffled New York without reaching 90 mph Saturday. In just his sixth major league game, Frazier showed he can handle some ...
New York Yankees' Dustin Fowler sits on the field after suffering an injury during the first inning of the team's baseball game against the Chicago White Sox on Thursday, June 29, 2017, in Chicago.

BY MATT CARLSON CHICAGO (AP) — New York Yankees outfielder Dustin Fowler had season-ending surgery on his right knee Thursday night following a crash into a wall in the first inning of his major league debut. The 22-year-old Fowler started ...
Texas Rangers' Austin Bibens-Dirkx delivers a pitch during the first inning of a baseball game against the New York Yankees Saturday, June 24, 2017, in New York.

BY MIKE FITZPATRICK NEW YORK (AP) — A dozen years of minor league bus rides paid off with a day in the sun at Yankee Stadium for Austin Bibens-Dirkx. The 32-year-old rookie with a last name right off the Scrabble ...
New York Yankees starting pitcher CC Sabathia throws against the Los Angeles Angels during the first inning of a baseball game, Tuesday, June 13, 2017, in Anaheim, Calif.

BY STEVE DILBECK ANAHEIM, Calif. (AP) — Just when CC Sabathia was pitching like an ace again, the big left-hander got hurt. Sabathia exited early with a strained left hamstring, and Eric Young Jr. rallied the Los Angeles Angels to ...
Fans applaud as a medical employee carries an injured youngster from the stands after the boy was hit in the head by a piece the Yankees's Chris Carter's bat that split during the seventh inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals at Yankee Stadium in New York, Wednesday, May 24, 2017.

NEW YORK (AP) — A boy was struck on the head by Chris Carter’s broken bat during the New York Yankees’ game against the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night With Didi Gregorius on second base and no outs in ...
Retired New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter poses with a plaque bearing his number 2 and Yankees team owner Hal Steinbrenner, and Steinbrenner's wife Christina during a pregame ceremony retiring his number 2 in Monument Park at Yankee Stadium in New York, Sunday, May 14, 2017. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, Pool)

BY RONALD BLUM NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter held a microphone and spoke without notes to the crowd that filled sold-out Yankee Stadium. His No. 2, the last of the single digit pinstripes, had been retired and a plaque ...
In this Sept. 7, 2014, file photo, New York Yankees' Derek Jeter (2) tips his cap to fans during a pregame ceremony honoring the Yankees captain. (AP Photo/Kathy Willens, File)

NEW YORK (AP) — Derek Jeter is paying tribute to New York City a few days before the Yankees permanently retire his jersey. Jeter posted an essay titled “Thank You, New York” on his Players’ Tribune website on Thursday. Jeter ...
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