New York Yankees defeat Detroit Tigers, 6-2

The Yankees finally found their groove Tuesday night, doing so without Alex Rodriguez.

They better get used to that.

A-Rod will likely miss at least the next few days after an MRI revealed a low-grade strain of his left calf, an injury that sidelined Jorge Posada for four games in early May.

"This is not as significant as Posada's, as it was conveyed to me," GM Brian Cashman said. "That probably means less time, though that doesn't mean it will be less time. Could...