| Jun 20, 2011
| 6:40 AM
Despite being the top scoring team in the National League, the Cincinnati Reds have struggled mightily against American League opponents this season.
The Reds are just 1-5 against the teams from the other league and have only scored 13 runs in the six...
| Jun 21, 2011
| 5:07 AM
Ivan Nova has gone through the struggles of being a young pitcher in the Major Leagues as his first full season in the Yankees rotation could be defined as inconsistent.
If he continues to pitch the way he did last night, however, that defining word...
| Jun 24, 2011
| 7:47 AM
The Yankees are finally hosting some National League competition as they welcome the Colorado Rockies to the Stadium.
New York will be sure to appreciate having their designated hitters back and not having to force their pitchers to take at-bats, either....
| 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...
| Jul 4, 2011
| 1:05 AM
Cycling-Tour de France, Stage 3, 7 a.m. (VERSUS)
Major League Baseball-Chicago Cubs at Washington Nationals, Noon (WGN); Tampa Bay Rays at Minnesota Twins, 1 p.m. (FXSP)
MLS Soccer-New England at Real Salt Lake, 7:30 p.m. (ESPN2);...
| Oct 7, 2011
| 6:18 AM
NEW YORK — Now the Detroit Tigers can believe anything is possible.
They beat the New York Yankees in Game 5. At Yankee Stadium. Escaping jam after jam.
Now it's on to Texas, and the AL championship series starting Saturday night.
| Oct 6, 2011
| 2:33 PM
The Detroit Tigers and New York Yankees sure know how to write the record books and tonight's game five of the AL division series in New York will be no different.
Game five of the 1972 ALCS was the last time the Tigers played a winner-take-all...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 8:16 PM
Detroit Tigers manager Jim Leyland said ace Justin Verlander will not be available out of the bullpen for the decisive fifth game of the American League Division Series against the New York Yankees.
Verlander threw 120 pitches over eight innings in a 5-4...
| Oct 5, 2011
| 6:36 AM
DETROIT — With the season on the line and no better options, the Yankees sent A.J. Burnett to the mound and hoped for the best.
New York's $82.5 million enigma came through when his team needed him most.
With the help of a huge first-inning...
| Oct 2, 2011
| 6:06 AM
NEW YORK — One rainy day after Game 1 started, Robinson Cano and the New York Yankees slammed their way to a blowout.
Cano hit a grand slam and drove in six runs, rookie Ivan Nova pitched brilliantly into the ninth inning in an unusual relief...
| Aug 22, 2011
| 9:56 AM
It does not seem too long ago when Joe Girardi and Yankee representatives were debating whether Ivan Nova was ready to be a part of New York's starting rotation or if he should be sent down to the Minors.
After recording his 13th win of the year, Nova...
| 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...