Mariners rough up Tanaka, top Yankees in 10

/ Jul 23, 2017

Mariners rough up Tanaka, top Yankees in 10

Masahiro Tanaka allowed four earned runs and a pair of homers in a no-decision in the New York Yankees' 6-5 loss in 10 innings against the Seattle Mariners on Saturday. Tanaka allowed all four runs in the third inning, as the Mariners took a 4-1 ...

Yankees acquire Frazier in trade

/ Jul 19, 2017

Yankees acquire Frazier in trade

The New York Yankees made an early push for a playoff run Tuesday night, acquiring infielder Todd Frazier and relievers David Robertson and Tommy Kahnle from the Chicago White Sox for reliever Tyler Clippard and three prospects. The Yankees currently hold the second AL wild-card ...

Legendary broadcaster Bob Wolff dies at 96

Jul 18, 2017

Legendary broadcaster Bob Wolff dies at 96

Bob Wolff, the only sportscaster to call play-by-play of championships in all four major North American professional team sports, has died. He was 96. Son Rick Wolff said his father died peacefully Saturday night at his Nyack home. Wolff broadcast the NFL's championship game, World Series, ...

Tanaka takes loss as Red Sox shut out Yankees

/ Jul 17, 2017

Tanaka takes loss as Red Sox shut out Yankees

New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka fell to his ninth loss of the season despite 7⅔ solid innings in a 3-0 defeat to the Boston Red Sox on Sunday. Tanaka (7-9) allowed three runs on eight hits while striking out nine with no walks amid ...

Yanks outlast Red Sox in 16-inning marathon

/ Jul 16, 2017

Yanks outlast Red Sox in 16-inning marathon

In the long-storied history of the Yankees-Red Sox rivalry, this was among the longer ones — nearly six hours, more than 500 pitches. That is, if it's officially over. Didi Gregorius lined a go-ahead single in the 16th inning, and New York wound up winning 4-1 ...

Darvish, Tanaka finish first half with losses

/ Jul 10, 2017

Darvish, Tanaka finish first half with losses

Yu Darvish lost a pitchers' duel against JC Ramirez, who combined with three others on a two-hit shutout in the Los Angeles Angels' 3-0 victory over the Texas Rangers on Sunday. With little offensive support at Globe Life Park in Arlington, Darvish (6-8) lost his ...

Yankees' Judge, Sanchez sign on for Home Run Derby

/ Jul 4, 2017

Yankees' Judge, Sanchez sign on for Home Run Derby

Aaron Judge and Gary Sanchez, the Baby Bombers who lead the New York Yankees' offense, will participate in the All-Star Home Run Derby at Miami on July 10. Judge, a rookie who homered in his first major league at-bat last August, tops the majors with ...

Tanaka delivers for Yankees

/ Jul 4, 2017

Tanaka delivers for Yankees

One big development for the banged-up Yankees as they've limped toward the All-Star break the past few weeks: Masahiro Tanaka is back in top form. Tanaka pitched seven sharp innings for his second straight win following a long slump, and the Yankees beat the skidding ...

Aoki makes MLB pitching debut as Yanks rout Astros

/ Jul 1, 2017

Aoki makes MLB pitching debut as Yanks rout Astros

The New York Yankees rebounded from a tough Thursday night with a huge game at the plate to down the best team in baseball on Friday night. Brett Gardner tied a career-high with six RBIs and his seventh-inning grand slam helped the New York Yankees ...

Tanaka snaps eight-start winless drought

/ Jun 29, 2017

Tanaka snaps eight-start winless drought

The New York Yankees are not sure how long they will keep Miguel Andujar. Games like this will make it harder to send him back to the minors. Andujar had three hits and four RBIs in his big league debut, Aaron Judge added his major ...

Darvish, Tanaka display different moods before first duel in MLB

/ Jun 23, 2017

Darvish, Tanaka display different moods before first duel in MLB

Texas Rangers hurler Yu Darvish and New York Yankees right-hander Masahiro Tanaka are approaching their upcoming showdown with contrasting states of mind. A day before the two starters meet in the opener of a three-game series at Yankee Stadium, Darvish maintained a steely focus while ...