One for the aged: Alex Rodriguez, Carlos Beltran power Yankees over Rays
But given the right pitch, the New York Yankees' two old men can still hit a baseball a long way, and Friday night against the Tampa Bay Rays, they demonstrated that again. A-Rod hit a two-run blast to dead center field measured at 440 feet, and ...
Yankees vs. Rays
The Yankees beat the Tampa Bay Rays, 4-1, in the first game of a three-game series on Friday night at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Florida. New York Yankees' Masahiro Tanaka, of Japan, pitches. (Credit: AP/ Chris O'Meara). New York Yankees' ...
The New York Yankees Should DL Mark Teixeira
Elite Sports NY
Not only can a brief DL stint help Teixeira recover but it can help the entire Yankees' roster. Having damaged goods like Tex on the bench, who is technically on the DL, is certainly not the way to approach the situation. The Yanks are basically a man ...
Former Rangers minor leaguer reaches majors with New York Yankees
Dallas Morning News (blog)
Frisco RoughRiders pitchers Tyler Tufts (left) and Richard Bleier sign autographs recently at an InTouch Credit Union in Plano. RoughRiders players and mascots recently toured various InTouch Credit Union branches to sign autographs and meet fans as ...
Brewers win fourth straight
MILWAUKEE — Aaron Hill hit two solo homers, Jonathan Lucroy added a solo shot and drove in three runs and the Milwaukee Brewers outslugged Cincinnati for a 9-5 victory Friday night, handing the Reds their 11th straight loss. The Brewers chipped away ...
Markakis has 2-run single in 8th, Braves top Marlins 4-2
Minneapolis Star Tribune
ATLANTA — Nick Markakis hit a tie-breaking, two-run single off third baseman Nick Prado's glove with two outs and the bases loaded in the eighth inning and the Atlanta Braves beat the Miami Marlins 4-2 on Friday night for a rare home win. The Braves ...
LEADING OFF: Mets '86 World Series team to be honored
The New York Mets honor their 1986 World Series championship team before Saturday night's game against the Los Angeles Dodgers, their last team to win the title. The Mets beat the Red Sox in seven games. It is infamously remembered for Boston first ...
Braves' Smith making strides in transition to left field
Smith has a couple of assists from left, including a putout he recorded by throwing out Milwaukee's Keon Broxton at the plate Wednesday. The play was a highlight for many of his teammates. It also caught the attention of Braves interim manager Brian ...