Yankees waste Masahiro Tanaka's effort

Baseball / MLB Apr 3, 2019

Yankees waste Masahiro Tanaka's effort

Masahiro Tanaka pitched 6⅔ effective innings, but the right-hander was hurt by a lack of run support in the New York Yankees' 3-1 defeat to the Detroit Tigers on Tuesday evening. Tanaka, who threw on four days' rest after winning his opening-day start, scattered eight ...

Baseball / MLB Apr 2, 2019

Yankees minor leaguer Gosuke Kato called up to Triple-A

Gosuke Kato has been promoted to Triple-A for the first time since signing a minor league contract with the New York Yankees in 2013. The 24-year-old second baseman is expected to play for Scranton/Wilkes-Barre, the Yankees' Triple-A affiliate, when the farm team starts its season ...

White Sox make big play for top free agent Manny Machado

Baseball / MLB Jan 5, 2019

White Sox make big play for top free agent Manny Machado

The pursuit of free agent infielder Manny Machado by the Chicago White Sox appears to be heating up. The White Sox have plenty of payroll flexibility as they chase after Machado and his fellow free agent Bryce Harper. USA Today reported that Chicago offered Machado ...

Yankees' CC Sabathia had heart blocked that required stent

Baseball / MLB Dec 22, 2018

Yankees' CC Sabathia had heart blocked that required stent

Left-hander CC Sabathia had a stent inserted after a blockage was found in an artery from his heart, and the New York Yankees anticipate the 38-year-old pitcher will report to spring training on time. "CC was experiencing some chest pain which turned out to be ...

Trey Hillman among Miami Marlins' new coaching hires

Baseball / MLB Dec 6, 2018

Trey Hillman among Miami Marlins' new coaching hires

Former Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters manager Trey Hillman has joined the Miami Marlins as the team's new first base and infield coach, it was announced on Wednesday. The Marlins also brought in Mel Stottlemyre Jr., formerly the Seattle Mariners pitching coach, and Jeff Livesey as ...

Dodgers advance to NLCS; Astros, Red Sox record victories

Baseball / MLB Oct 9, 2018

Dodgers advance to NLCS; Astros, Red Sox record victories

Kenta Maeda worked a scoreless eighth inning to help the Los Angeles Dodgers bounce back and beat the Atlanta Braves 6-2 on Monday for a spot in the National League Championship Series. The Dodgers won the NL Division Series 3-1 and will meet the Milwaukee ...

Yankees beat Red Sox to even ALDS at 1-1

Baseball / MLB Oct 7, 2018

Yankees beat Red Sox to even ALDS at 1-1

Masahiro Tanaka continued his strong postseason run, pitching the New York Yankees to a 6-2 win over the Boston Red Sox in Game 2 of their American League Divisional Series on Saturday. Tanaka (1-0) allowed a run on three hits and a walk over five ...