| 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...
| 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 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...
| Apr 6, 2012
The Yankees debate over who will be in their Starting Rotation ended when Pineda went to the 15 Day-DL. Who do you think would have been cut if the injury did not occur and what will happen when Pineda's healthy? Or when Andy Pettite is deemed ready to...
| Aug 22, 2012
| 6:56 AM
Maybe it’s me, and maybe I’m alone on this one, but sorry, I’m not impressed with the Yankees.
They came to the South Side this week. They brought the best record in the American League. They had hit the most homers. Did all of them...
| May 1, 2012
| 9:57 AM
Newly acquired Hiroki Kuroda's tenure thus far in Pinstripes has had mixed results. He pitched poorly in his first start of the season, but then rebounded with a strong outing in New York's Home Opener. Then it was followed by good game, bad game
| May 19, 2007
| 3:41 PM
Greetings, baseball lovers, North and South. Lets' get right to Round 1, Game 2 of the annual crosstown hatefest. It's an absolutely beautiful Saturday afternoon in Chicago for just about anything, save sitting at a desk in an empty newsroom. Such is...
| Jul 5, 2010
They are, arguably, the best-known Chicago Cubs of all time.
And though Joe Tinker, Johnny Evers and Frank Chance last played together in 1912 – indeed, all have been dead more than 60 years -- their names live on among baseball fans.
| Apr 22, 2009
As a baseball fan, Dennis Torok was amazed to see home run after home run rocket out of Yankee Stadium during their four games against the Cleveland Indians. As an engineer who has studied structures and wind patterns, he was just plain curious.
| Oct 7, 2009
| 6:18 AM
The New York Yankees knew when they'd be playing before they knew who. Then after 12 innings of an AL Central tiebreaker, they learned it would be the Minnesota Twins.
The Yankees could have waited until one hour after that game to pick when they...
| Nov 5, 2009
| 11:20 AM
After leading the New York Yankees to their 27th world championship Wednesday, manager Joe Girardi managed to fit in an act of kindness on his way home from the big game.
According to Westchester County Police, Girardi assisted a motorist who crashed...
| Apr 21, 2009
First, suspend the perception that any baseball short of the major-league variety is dinner theater in Dubuque compared with Broadway.
If you're willing to make that concession, you might find the constant hustle of a college team appealing. You might...