Tag: New York Yankees

Tanaka, Yankees Top Astros to Take 3-2 Lead in ALCS

NEW YORK (AP) — Masahiro Tanaka pitched seven innings of three-hit ball and the New York Yankees finally solved Houston Astros nemesis Dallas Keuchel, beating the ace lefty 5-0 on Wednesday for a 3-2 lead in the AL Championship Series.

Altuve’s Dash Lifts Verlander, Astros Over Yanks in Game 2

Jose Altuve raced home on Carlos Correa’s double in the ninth inning, Justin Verlander struck out 13 in a complete game and the Houston Astros beat the New York Yankees 2-1 Saturday for a 2-0 lead in the AL Championship Series.

Child Hospitalized After Foul Ball at Yankees Game

New York (AFP) – A toddler was hospitalized on Wednesday after being struck by a foul ball at Yankee Stadium, the latest in a series of incidents that have led to calls for more protection for spectators in Major League Baseball.

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Trump to Mariano Rivera: Yankees ‘Could Use You Now’

Former New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera was at the White House Wednesday as part of a session on opioid and drug abuse. After Rivera introduced himself, President Donald Trump reminisced over his stellar career. “Oh, they could use you now,”

ESPN’s Wilbon: ‘Enough of A-Rod’

During Tuesday’s broadcast of “Pardon the Interruption” on ESPN, co-hosts Michael Wilbon and Tony Kornheiser discussed New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez’s formal apology letter. In the letter, Rodriguez called the New York Yankees “gracious” for offering him the chance