| Jun 29, 2011
| 10:18 AM
There were serious discussions this past off-season as to whether the
Yankees should have acquired free-agent pitcher Zack Greinke, but many analysts said he could not handle the pressure of pitching in New York.
It turns out the experts were spot-on...
| Jul 1, 2011
| 7:56 AM
When the two New York baseball teams met in May for their first taste of Interleague play, one team was struggling to live up to their lofty expectations and the other was struggling just to win baseball games.
Now, it’s a new month, and two vastly...
| Aug 30, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Tennis-U.S. Open, Noon and 6 p.m. (ESPN2)
Major League Baseball-Minnesota Twins at Chicago White Sox, 7 p.m. (FXSP); Chicago Cubs at San Francisco Giants, 9:05 p.m. (WGN)
HIGH SCHOOL VOLLEYBALL
Aberdeen Central vs....
| Oct 2, 2011
| 5:38 PM
NEW YORK (AP) — Detroit closer Jose Valverde held off a furious New York ninth-inning rally and the Tigers avoided a major slip-up, beating the Yankees 5-3 on a rainy Sunday and evening their best-of-five AL playoff series at one game apiece....
| Oct 1, 2011
| 9:00 PM
The Yankees brought the winning run to the plate in the ninth, but Jose Valverde struck out postseason stalwart Derek Jeter and retired Game 1 hero Robinson Cano to finish off the Tigers' 5-3 victory and even this American League Division Series....
| Oct 2, 2011
| 5:24 PM
NEW YORK (Reuters) - The Detroit Tigers beat the New York Yankees 5-3 behind the masterful pitching of Max Scherzer and the hitting of Miguel Cabrera to level their best-of-five divisional playoff series at 1-1 Sunday.
A last-ditch New York rally from...
| Jun 17, 2011
| 5:05 AM
Two of the most recognizable franchises in baseball are set to square off this weekend as the Yankees traveled to Chicago to face the Cubs. It is the first time since 2003 that the Bronx Bombers have been to Wrigley Field.
The Yankees are hoping the...
| Jul 21, 2011
| 7:51 AM
A two run home run, a game changing catch. Those are two ways to fix the mistakes of the previous night's game.
On Tuesday night, Curtis Granderson lost sight of a fly ball late in the game. That error led to a Tampa Bay Rays rally and eventual...
| Jul 25, 2011
| 10:11 PM
For the first three months of the season, strong pitching kept the Mariners in contention in the American League West despite a run-challenged offense. But now with the arms tiring, Seattle's season has turned south in a historic hurry.
The Yankees put...
| Jul 28, 2011
| 7:30 AM
Carlos Zambrano is pitching well enough to get traded.
But apparently he has acted badly enough in an embarrassing past and has pitched inconsistently enough this embarrassing year to remain a Cub.
How badly has he acted and how inconsistently has he...
| Jan 23, 2009
| 4:30 PM
Freddy Garcia opted to sign a minor league deal with the Mets so he is no longer an option. It makes more sense, IMHO, for him to sign with the Mets, as he has a better chance of sticking with......
| Feb 7, 2009
| 4:30 PM
The Mets will start spring training without Fernando Martinez -- position players report on Feb. 17 -- but here are some other things to look for in Port St. Lucie over the next six weeks or so. Consider this a......