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New York Yankees 4 — Washington Nationals 1 Ivan Nova started this 9-game interleague trip with a win and ended it with a win in today’s 4-1 win over the Washington Nationals, finishing it undefeated. In 7.2 innings, Ivan Nova spread out 7 hits and contained the Nationals to just one run from [...]
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4.50 Ivan Nova’s home ERA in his 146 innings in Yankee Stadium.
3.50 Ivan Nova’s road ERA, on the other hand, in 139 road innings over his career.
2 Solo home runs allowed by Ivan Nova in the first inning of Game 5 of the 2011 ALDS, a home start.
2 Number of runs the Yankees lost to the Tigers by in the aforementioned game.
1.88 How much lower Ivan Nova’s road ERA in...
Ivan Nova pitched effectively into the eighth inning to win his fifth straight start, Curtis Granderson and Robinson Cano hit solo homers, and the New York Yankees beat the on-the-rise Washington Nationals 4-1 Sunday to complete a sweep of the series between division leaders.
Nova (9-2) gave up seven hits and a run in an efficient, mostly trouble-free 7 2-3 innings, keeping him...
Quick: Who are the stars of the 9-game streak? Nope, sir... not A-Rod or Jeet. Not CC or Robbie. Try Hughes and Nova, Rapada and Eppley. Think Dewayne Wise. And what do they all have in common?They've been on the cusp of being demoted to baseball's biggest hellhole, the Scranton-Wilkes Barre Yankees -- the Traveling Wilkes Barres - who haven't set a footprint into...
Andy Pettitte is on the mound for the Yankees in today’s tilt against the Nationals. Pettitte’s last outing was vs. the Mets where he went 6 innings, allowing three runs (2 earned) on five hits and walked two for the no-decision. Pettitte has taken 190 at-bats in his 17-year career (147 came during his three-year [...]
Yankees outfielder Nick Swisher is out of the lineup against the Washington Nationals a day after leaving the game with a bruised quad.
New York manager Joe Girardi says Swisher is unavailable to pinch-hit Sunday and is day-to-day. Swisher says he hopes to return Monday against Atlanta.
Swisher walked into the clubhouse Sunday morning with a slight limp and carrying crutches under...
AAA: Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Russell Branyan hit his sixth home run of the season tonight in the 10th inning, breaking a 2-2 tie and giving the Yankees the victory. He reached base four times tonight, going 2-for-3 with a pair of walks and two RBI. Chris Dickerson (2-5, 2 2B, 2 R), Ronnier Mustelier (2-for-5, 2 2B, [...]
The New York Yankees are back in the Bronx for a three-game set against the Atlanta Braves. C.C. Sabathia is on the mound for New York tonight. In his last outing vs. the Braves, the southpaw went 7 innings, allowing 4 earned runs on 10 hits, while striking out 6 for the win. Nick Swisher [...]
When Alex Rodriguez arrived at Nationals Park on Saturday morning, he knew his name wasn't in the lineup.
According to manager Joe Girardi, it was ''just a day off'' for the New York Yankees' third baseman. Nothing more.
A-Rod had played in all but one of the Yankees' previous games this season, and for the first time in several years, he's been...
If you aren't a Yankee fan, you may not know (or, care about) the stats below. If you are one, you won't mind seeing them again. The Yankees:Have won 9 straight games.Have won 9 straight against teams with winning records for the first time ever.Have swept 3 straight series.Are on their longest winning streak in 3 years.Are 15 games over .500.Are in first place in the American...
The New York Yankees have been riding high as of late, winners of their last seven games entering Saturday. It would seem that things in the rotation were coming together behind #1 starter CC Sabathia. Even though Andy Pettitte has exceeded expectations since returning from the land of retirement at the age of 40, the Yanks want one [...]
Mark Teixeira hit a two-run double in the 14th inning Saturday as the New York Yankees won their eighth straight game, beating the Washington Nationals 5-3.
Teixeira's drive to the right field corner off Brad Lidge (0-1) brought home Jayson Nix and Derek Jeter in the longest game by innings played by either team this season.
Freddy Garcia (1-2) pitched two innings to get the...
WASHINGTON -- You might think a New York Yankees squad sitting atop the American League would not be jazzed over a single regular season win in June. Maybe for the long haul, it would have made sense to let a lengthy extra-inning game played in the heat and after a night game slip away. Think again. Mark Teixeira delivered the go-ahead two-run double in the 14th inning and the...
WASHINGTON -- Mark Teixeira delivered the go-ahead two-run double in the 14th inning and the Yankees survived a battle of the bullpens as New York downed the Washington Nationals 5-3 on Saturday afternoon. The Yankees' season-high eighth straight win and second consecutive over the Nationals (38-25) improved their American League-best record to 39-25. New York improved to 3...
NEW YORK (AP) -- CC Sabathia struck out 10, Derek Jeter drove in three runs and the New York Yankees won their 10th straight game, beating the Atlanta Braves 6-2 Monday night.
Mark Teixeira and Robinson Cano hit solo home runs as the Yankees matched their longest winning streak since May 2005.
The team with the AL's best record kept rampaging in interleague play -- all 10 of...