Kansas City Royals defeat New York Yankees, 4-3

Maybe Joe Torre took the Yankees' ability to rally from a slow start with him to Los Angeles.

While the Bombers' old manager has guided the Dodgers (with some help from Manny Ramirez) to claw back into the National League West race, Joe Girardi is watching things fall apart in the Bronx.

Friday night, it was one of the old championship standbys, Mariano Rivera, who was responsible for the Yankees' sixth loss in seven games - and a double-digit deficit in the American...