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James Loney hit a tiebreaking two-run single with two outs in the seventh inning and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees 3-1 on Sunday.
Chris Archer pitched six innings of one-run ball for his first win in three starts since June 7 and the Rays earned a split of their four-game series in the Bronx after the Yankees celebrated their 67th Old-Timers' Day.
Fernando Rodney struck out the side in the ninth for his 15th save in 20 chances this season.
Archer (2-3) struck out four, allowed six hits, with a walk and a hit batter, and outdueled Ivan Nova, who returned to the Yankees' rotation from the minor leagues and settled down after a shaky first inning.
The Yankees right-hander came undone just enough in the seventh.
Nova (2-2) left with two outs in the seventh after he hit Desmond Jennings and Ben Zobrist with pitches. Shawn Kelley walked Evan Longoria to load the bases and Boone Logan got to two strikes on Loney before the Rays first baseman lined a sharp shot u...
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NEW YORK (AP) -- James Loney hit a tiebreaking two-run single with two outs in the seventh inning and the Tampa Bay Rays beat the New York Yankees 3-1 on Sunday.
Chris Archer pitched six innings of one-run ball for his first win in three starts since June 7 and the Rays earned a split of their four-game series in the Bronx after the Yankees celebrated their 67th Old-Timers'...
David Price will make another rehab start with Class A Charlotte.
Price, on the disabled list with a strained left triceps since May 16, will pitch at 6:30 p.m. next Wednesday at Charlotte Sports Park against the Bradenton Marauders, a Pittsburgh Pirates affiliate.
The Tampa Bay Rays left-hander made his first rehab start with the Stone Crabs on Friday at Bradenton, throwing 49...
A player's first week in the big leagues can be a memorable occasion, but Wil Myers' first week was on another level.
The reigning Minor League Player of the Year was pulled out of Sunday's Triple-A Durham Bulls game after one at-bat and told he would be heading to play with the Tampa Bay Rays. Just six days later, Myers had a career first: He hit a grand slam at Yankee...
New York Yankees third baseman Alex Rodriguez has been given medical clearance by doctors to begin rehab games beginning July 1. Rodriguez hasn’t played at all in 2013, having undergone surgery on his left hip in January.It was projected that he could return after the All-Star break, and that timeline seems to be accurate at this point.He would likely need 20 or so games of rehab...
Here comes Alex Rodriguez.
The embattled Yankee star is set to begin a rehab assignment after his doctors cleared him to return to game action starting as early as July 1, according to the Daily News. The third-baseman has been participating in simulated games since Friday and reported no problems with his surgically repaired hip.
Although GM Brian Cashman doesn’t have an exact...
Derek Jeter is back at Yankee Stadium, though he's still not sure when he'll be playing there next.
The New York captain temporarily relocated his rehab from Tampa, Fla., to the Bronx as he recovers from his broken left ankle. He said before Saturday's game against the Rays that he wanted to ''break things up'' and be around the team.
He was taking batting...
For all of those New York Yankees fans who thought signing Robinson Cano to a contract extension was a slam-dunk after the All-Star joined forces with Yankees-loving Jay-Z's Roc Nation Sports, think again.
CBS Sports is reporting that second baseman Robinson Cano and the Yankees are far apart on terms of a contract extension, making it increasingly likely that Cano will head...
This is either a good thing or a bad thing for the Yankees depending on who you ask: third baseman Alex Rodriguez has been cleared by Yankees doctors, and will be able to play in rehab games starting on July 1st, according to the New York Daily News.
Rodriguez has been embroiled in the Biogenesis scandal all winter, which has taken much of the focus off of his offseason hip surgery...
Alex Rodriguez is getting his power swing back.
The New York Yankees third baseman, coming back from hip surgery in January, hit a ball to the base of the center-field fence and another on the warning track in left center off a minor league right-hander Monday as he continued taking simulated at-bats.
In sessions late last week, A-Rod primarily hit grounders mixed in with a couple...
Although flattered by rumors that American League manager Jim Leyland wants the reliever to start the July 16 All-Star Game at Citi Field, New York Yankees legend Mariano Rivera doesn’t “like” the idea. “I’ve been told about it, but I don’t like it,” said Rivera, 43, who is currently tied with Baltimore’s Jim Johnson and Pittsburgh’s Jason Grilli for the MLB lead...
Contrary to reports swirling around the Internet, New York Yankees closer Mariano Rivera would rather not be the starter for this year’s MLB All-Star Game.
When asked why he’d rather not start the game, Rivera said, “And the reason why I say that is it’s not what I do. What I do is close the games, I don’t start the games. It’s a privilege and honor, but I’m not contemplating...
After re-injuring the tendon sheath in his wrist during a Saturday afternoon game against the Los Angeles Angels a couple weeks ago, New York Yankees first baseman Mark Teixeira is possibly going to land on the disabled list at the very least in his near future. He originally suffered the injury when taking batting practice back during spring training, and then decided to put off...
Unfortunately, they'll soon have to drop the zombie nickname, because the World War Z corpses actually show decent speed.You can win the pennant with zombies who climb walls like Ichiro.
From all the Yankees hitting below .200, we wish you many happy days.I know that 83 seems old, but you can still "pick it."All the best. Just don't inhale too aggressively when ready to blow out the candles !We tried to win today for you, but one run was our limit.
When New York Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano dropped
agent Scott Boras in favor of another group – which included rapper Jay-Z – there
was thought that an agreement on a contract extension would soon follow. However,
this hasn’t been the case, and Jon Heyman of CBS Sports notes that it’s clear the
sides are nowhere near a deal at this point.