»

Yanks’ Hicks gets 1st start since Aug. 3 in Game 3 of ALCS

Yanks’ Hicks gets 1st start since Aug. 3 in Game 3 of ALCS
Aaron Hicks returned to the New York Yankees’ starting lineup on Tuesday for the first time since Aug. 3 and Giancarlo Stanton remained out for the second straight game when the AL Championship Series resumed with the Yankees and Astros tied 1-all. Hicks took over in center field and was hitting ninth against Houston’s Gerrit Cole in Game 3. Sidelined... more

Tanaka-Greinke in ALCS opener; Astros line up aces vs Yanks

Tanaka-Greinke in ALCS opener; Astros line up aces vs Yanks
Zack Greinke will start the AL Championship Series opener for the Houston Astros against the New York Yankees and Masahiro Tanaka on Saturday night. After the 2009 AL Cy Young winner and midseason acquisition starts Game 1 at Minute Maid Park, the Astros will follow with Justin Verlander, the 2011 AL Cy Young winner, and then Gerrit Cole after his... more

Sabathia’s shoulder healing, could be on Yanks’ ALCS roster

Sabathia’s shoulder healing, could be on Yanks’ ALCS roster
CC Sabathia could be on the New York Yankees’ roster for the AL Championship Series after missing the previous round with an achy left shoulder. The left-handed Sabathia sat out New York’s three-game sweep of the Minnesota Twins in the AL Division Series, but manager Aaron Boone said the 39-year-old is feeling “considerably better” after throwing a bullpen session Wednesday.... more

Yanks sweep Twins and advance to ALCS

Yanks sweep Twins and advance to ALCS
The Yankees prepared in the dark for Monday’s Game 3 of the American League Division Series, their collection of advanced equipment having drained electricity from a wonky circuit breaker that feeds the visiting clubhouse at Target Field. Their studies were uninterrupted, and nine innings later, they had turned the lights out on the Twins’ season. Gleyber Torres cracked his first... more

Yankees defeat Twins 10-4 in game 1 of ALDS

Yankees defeat Twins 10-4 in game 1 of ALDS
The Yankees’ formula for a deep October run centers upon their big-swinging lineup and an equally strong bullpen, one that they believe will ultimately give them the edge in this power-versus-power American League Division Series showdown with the Twins. Through nine innings, that blueprint appears to be working just fine. DJ LeMahieu homered as part of a four-RBI performance, Brett... more

Yanks’ Paxton to start opener vs Twins, Sabathia off roster

Yanks’ Paxton to start opener vs Twins, Sabathia off roster
James Paxton will start the New York Yankees’ AL Division Series opener against the Minnesota Twins on Friday night, and 39-year-old left-hander CC Sabathia will not be included on the roster because of a sore pitching shoulder. Paxton (15-6, 3.82 ERA), a 30-year-old left-hander in his first season with the Yankees, will be followed by Masahiro Tanaka (11-9, 4.45) for... more

Yankees fall 6-1 to Rangers in final game of regular season

Yankees fall 6-1 to Rangers in final regular season game
Rangers pitcher Lance Lynn brought Globe Life Park to a triumphant end with a masterful pitching performance against the postseason-bound Yankees. Lynn held the Yankees to one run over 7 1/3 innings in a 6-1 victory on Sunday afternoon before a sellout crowd of 47,144 fans on hand to give the 26-year-old ballpark the proper sendoff. Lynn, pitching against the... more
1 2 3 31