| Oct 13, 2012
| 3:03 PM
After being lifted for a pinch-hitter in each of the last two games of the American League Division Series, Alex Rodriguez is out of the starting lineup for the New York Yankees in the decisive Game 5 against the Baltimore Orioles.
Rodriguez is only 2-...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 10:02 PM
Jose Valverde could've been the goat. But thankfully for him and the Detroit Tigers, Delmon Young was the hero.
Young hit an RBI double to rightfield that got just got by Nick Swisher to score Miguel Cabrera for the go-ahead run in the top of the 12th...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 7:44 PM
— Early Sunday, Derek Jeter broke his ankle near second base and he screamed in pain. Later Sunday, umpire Jeff Nelson broke open the game with a botched call at that base and New York screamed in disgust.
But, oh man, the Yankees continue to break...
| May 5, 2012
| 2:27 PM
Felipe Paulino came off the disabled list to toss six shutout innings, Billy Butler drove in three runs and the Kansas City Royals beat the New York Yankees 5-1 on Saturday night.
Paulino (1-0) retired 11 straight to start the game and did not...
| May 6, 2012
| 3:19 PM
Robinson Cano hit his eighth career grand slam, Alex Rodriguez added a three-run shot and the New York Yankees roughed up Luke Hochevar in a 10-4 win over the Kansas City Royals on Sunday.
Nick Swisher added a homer in his return to the starting lineup,...
| May 11, 2012
| 10:17 PM
Mariners rookie catcher Jesus Montero highlighted his return to Yankee Stadium with a home run Friday, but Felix Hernandez suffered a rare Bronx letdown as New York topped Seattle, 6-2.
Hernandez had a string of five straight outstanding starts snapped...
| Oct 11, 2012
| 6:27 AM
Watching Alex Rodriguez reduced to a $30 million cheerleader Wednesday night as Raul Ibanez (Miami Sunset) became the latest Yankees' postseason hero got me thinking.
How much of that remaining $115 million or so on A-Rod's contract (through 2017)...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:09 AM
DETROIT (AP) — Phil Coke stormed into Jim Leyland's office and sprayed the veteran manager with some of Detroit's celebratory bubbly.
When Leyland tried to take cover in a bathroom, Coke chased him — a fitting scene involving an unsung...
| Oct 21, 2012
Curt Schilling was saying the other day on ESPN that he has seen thousands of players sign baseballs with their telephone number and toss them to pretty women in the stands.
I believe him. I believe this, too. There's only one player who would do it in...
| May 22, 2012
| 8:46 PM
Luke Hochevar was much more effective than usual against the New York Yankees. That still wasn't enough to win.
Robinson Cano homered, Phil Hughes beat Hochevar for the second time this month and the slumping Yankees eked out a 3-2 victory over the...
| Oct 8, 2011
| 4:24 AM
This was not only supposed to be the year of the pitchers, but it was supposed to be the year of the Phillies. The two were not mutually exclusive. The Cardinals crushed the Phillies' hopes of a capping off their......
| Oct 12, 2011
| 4:24 PM
John Mayberry Jr. is a soft-spoken guy. But by all accounts, he’s going to get the opportunity to make a statement on the field next year. "John Mayberry is going to get a chance to be a regular player,” manager......