New York Yankees defeat Seattle Mariners, 8-2

SEATTLE - A sizeable entourage of Yankees players and coaches took off for Anaheim Sunday night for the All-Star Game.

Each had to be feeling pretty good as he left Safeco Field, having put an exclamation point on a tremendous first half.

CC Sabathia picked up his 12th win, dominating Seattle with seven innings of one-run ball in the Yankees' 8-2 victory Sunday.

The win completed a 6-1 West Coast swing that left the 56-32 Bombers with the best record in baseball at t...