New York Yankees defeat Baltimore Orioles, 4-1

Derek Jeter might not believe in the Sports Illustrated jinx, but the Yankees have to be wondering if there's something to it after all.

On a night when CC Sabathia pitched and Randy Winn, of all people, powered the Bombers to a 4-1 win over the Orioles, two of the Core Four cover boys were dealing with injury issues, the latest blows to a Yankees team that had been remarkably healthy all throughout April.

Jorge Posada left the game in the sixth inning with tightness...

The day began with Alex Rodriguez slapping his right thigh, explaining how it was cramping a bit. It ended with Mariano Rivera jabbing at his left side, showing reporters where his muscle hurt when he sneezed.

In between somewhere, Jorge Posada was taken to a hospital for an MRI on his calf and the Yankees won another game behind CC Sabathia, 4-1, over the Orioles. It just doesn't seem to matter how badly the Yanks are falling apart, how their players are crumbling with...