The biggest lesson Cody Ransom has learned about his role this season: Patience is best exercised on the bench, not at the plate.
Filling in for... Read more
ST. PETERSBURG - The Rays had publicly called this the time to make their move, the time to start their climb toward repeating in the American... Read more
ST. PETERSBURG - CC Sabathia led the Brewers to the playoffs last year by steamrolling through the National League Central. The big lefty is... Read more
ST. PETERSBURG - If the Yankees were thinking about including Joba Chamberlain in a deal for Roy Halladay, they might want to think again.
With... Read more
CHICAGO - For Phil Hughes, the disappointment of Thursday night's loss to the White Sox was something new. For Andy Pettitte, it was the same old... Read more
CHICAGO - After watching Sergio Mitre get blasted by the White Sox Friday night, you have to wonder if GM Brian Cashman regrets not going harder... Read more
CHICAGO - You certainly can't blame the new guy for Saturday's loss.
Jerry Hairston Jr. went 1-for-3 with a walk, an RBI and a run scored in the... Read more
CHICAGO - The curse of the Sox is over.
It only took a feat the Yankees hadn't accomplished in 14 years for them to get their first win this... Read more
TORONTO - The Yankees had done exactly what they hoped to against Roy Halladay Tuesday night, capitalizing on the few mistakes the Blue Jays ace... Read more
TORONTO - Before most series with the Red Sox, the Yankees try to pooh-pooh how crucial the games are, even in a tight pennant race. No, they... Read more
NEW YORK - The sweat dripped from John Smoltz’s face as he stared in at his catcher. He looked lost and beaten. He had seen nights like this in his... Read more
NEW YORK - As the pitch roared off the bat, Junichi Tazawa turned to look. He stood there, staring out toward left field, where the ball was headed... Read more
NEW YORK - Under a wan, gray afternoon sky at Yankee Stadium, the Red Sox let their season continue its bleak unraveling yesterday without even a... Read more
NEW YORK - Yankee Stadium was still rocking over Johnny Damon’s tying home run in the eighth inning off fireballing reliever Daniel Bard when Mark... Read more
Robinson Cano was not expecting a sinker from Sergio Mitre on a simple relay throw to second, so when the ball tailed away from the bag, Cano was... Read more
It was a no-doubter.
When Jorge Posada connected in the bottom of the eighth inning Tuesday night, Yankee fan Alan Ott knew where the home run... Read more
The game ended with the Yankees enjoying another giddy celebration on the field, but a more fitting snapshot of their 4-3, 11-inning victory over... Read more
SEATTLE - The Yankees were bitten by the injury bug during the final game of their home stand on Wednesday, but fortunately for the Bombers, it... Read more
SEATTLE - Thirty was the number of the night for the Yankees.
Mark Teixeira's 30th home run of the season, a no-doubt blast to right field off... Read more
SEATTLE - Another series, another win. Such is life these days for the Yankees.
Sergio Mitre had his best outing of the year, giving up one... Read more
SEATTLE - A pitch here or there. That's what Joba Chamberlain believes has been the difference between his last three mediocre starts and the three... Read more
OAKLAND - CC Sabathia may not have much to smile about when he returns to Oakland Coliseum this fall to watch his beloved Raiders, but the memory... Read more
OAKLAND - Two Yankees have emerged as potential MVP candidates this season, helping carry a lineup that ranks at or near the top of the AL in runs... Read more
As Brad Penny walked off the field, failure in his wake, boos suffused the hot, sticky air in Fenway Park. He had just begun a meltdown that was... Read more
Before yesterday’s game, as Terry Francona discussed his upcoming rotation, he asked for patience. Patience from Brad Penny, and patience from the... Read more
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