Found April 08, 2013 on
IT IS HIGH, IT IS FAR, IT IS caught:
BEST OF MAXIM
AROUND THE WEB
After salvaging that final game in Detroit on Sunday (Thanks, CC) and winning big in Cleveland yesterday (Thanks, Robbie, Pronk, etc.) the Yankees have won two games in a row for the first time this season.Yesterday's win was in jeopardy of losing its blow-out status when Joba Chamberlain came in to close things out in the ninth inning. Joba almost imploded and Mariano Rivera...
CC Sabathia came up HUGE for the New York Yankees, throwing a seven-inning shutout before handing the ball to the tandem of David Robertson and Mariano Rivera. Sabathia’s performance, along with the Yankees bats lead to a 7-0 beat down of the Detroit Tigers who had their ace Justin Verlander on the hill. This marked the second series in a row that the Yankees avoided getting swept...
Since this will be the Yankees’ only trip to Detroit this season, the Tiger’s will hold a ceremony prior to the game to honor Mariano Rivera, who will retire at the end of the 2013 season. The farewell tour has officially begun.
Much like Chipper Jones last year, Rivera will receive gifts and tributes in every city he visits. The gifts will most likely be themed towards each...
(Photo: River Avenue Blues)
Final Score: Pawtucket 7, SCRANTON/WILKES-BARRE 2
WP: Beato (1-0) LP: Stoneburner (0-1) SV: De La Torre (1)
1B Luke Murton 2-4, R, 2B
3B Addison Maruszak 2-4, RBI
SS Gil Velazquez 1-3, RBI
SP Graham Stoneburner 4.0 IP, 4 H, 3 R, 2 ER, 1 BB, 3 K
RP Juan Cedeno...
Regular Season Game 8YANKEES @ INDIANSFirst Pitch: 7:05 PM | TV: YES | Radio: WCBS
Here are the lineups:
Brett Gardner CF
Robinson Cano 2B
Kevin Youkilis 3B
Travis Hafner DH
Vernon Wells LF
Ichiro Suzuki RF
Eduardo Nunez SS
Lyle Overbay 1B
Francisco Cervelli C
Andy Pettitte LHP
Carlos Carrasco RHP
- Derek Jeter has...
A-Rod is rehabbing a hip injury, and it looks like he may be enjoying himself on the side. He reportedly was seeing a girl in the D.R.
The Yankees are having a rough season, and so are their triple-A affiliates, who started a huge fire behind their ballpark on Saturday.
CC Sabathia pitched seven scoreless innings and Jayson Nix homered off Justin Verlander in the three-run second, lifting the New York Yankees to a 7-0 win over the Detroit Tigers on Sunday.
The Yankees (2-4) avoided a sweep and dropping to their worst six-game record since starting the 1989 season 1-7.
New York's ace had a lot to do with helping his team get the much-needed...
CLEVELAND -- Its been 21 months since Travis Hafner had four RBI in a game.
That last happened when he was in his penultimate season with the Cleveland Indians and he hit a ninth inning grand slam to beat Toronto 5-4. Tom Hamiltons pipes can still be heard announcing that one.
It was one of few Hafner highlights in his final few injury-plagued seasons in Cleveland, though. Last season...
It wasn’t the kind of performance the Indians were hoping to get out of Ubaldo Jimenez. He seemed to get shaken up, when former Cleveland Indians, designated hitter,Travis Hafner, took him deep in the 1st inning, driving in 3 runs. Hafner could only dream he would have a day like he had, returning to his former home field. In a place were it looked like the bench was surgically...
Carlos Carrasco hasn’t pitched in a Major League game since 2011. After allowing a grand slam against the Royals, he threw at the head of Billy Bulter and was tossed and suspended for 5-games. However, he did not serve it … Continue reading →