New York Yankees defeat Cleveland Indians, 10-5

CLEVELAND - Back in spring training, Brian Cashman said one of the reasons he wanted to bring in strikeout artists such as CC Sabathia and A.J. Burnett was that the Yankees were "a bad defensive team," so the less opponents put the ball in play, the better.

These days, the Yankees are doing everything they can to prove their general manager wrong.

The Yankees extended their franchise-record errorless streak to 16 games in Saturday night's 10-5 win over the Indians, t...

CLEVELAND - CC Sabathia wasn't sure whether to expect cheers or boos when he made his return to Progressive Field. He probably wasn't expecting indifference.

Unlike the returns of A.J. Burnett to Toronto and Mark Teixeira to Texas this month, the fan reaction to Sabathia in his first game back at his old ballpark was relatively tame. Aside from a light smattering of boos during pregame introductions, most fans barely acknowledged his return, their minds apparently on th...