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Hiroki Kuroda #18 of the New York Yankees throws in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 30, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Rick Yeatts/Getty Images)

Yankees Lose 3-2, Drop Series To Texas Rangers

Colby Lewis retired the last 13 batters he faced in seven strong innings and the Texas Rangers clinched their first series victory in a month, beating the New York Yankees 3-2 on Wednesday night.

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Red Sox left-hander Jon Lester pitches during Game 1 of the 2014 World Series. (Photo by Rob Carr/Getty Images)

Silverman: Crumbling Red Sox Putting Lester Right In Yankees’ Hands

The Boston Red Sox are doing everything they can to turn their team into the Chicago Cubs.

21 hours ago

Derek Jeter and former teammate Jorge Posada are introduced before  the ceremonial first pitch at the New York Yankees' home opener against the Baltimore Orioles on April 7, 2014. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Keidel: Of Recent Yankees Stars, Who Actually Misses Jorge Posada? I Do

Playing catcher in New York City is about more than balls and strikes and strikeouts. Just ask Posada. Too stubborn to assimilate. Too flawed for the Hall of Fame. Too talented to ignore.

21 hours ago

Phillies outfielder Marlon Byrd (Photo by Norm Hall/Getty Images)

Yankees Linked To Several Players As Trade Deadline Fast Approaches

As they continue to look up at the top spot in the AL East and at both wild cards, the Bombers are in desperate need of everything and have actively been trying to upgrade a roster decimated by injuries.

22 hours ago

Rusney Castillo (Photo credit should read RAUL ARBOLEDA/AFP/Getty Images)

Report: Yankees Interested In Cuban Defector Rusney Castillo

Cuban defector Rusney Castillo worked out in Miami for nearly all 30 clubs this past Saturday, and the Bombers were especially interested.

23 hours ago

Mike Piazza (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

10 Players Who Should Be In The Baseball Hall Of Fame

This week, the Baseball Hall of Fame welcomed it’s 2014 inductee class. As always, there were players who didn’t make the cut, leaving the window open to continue the debate as to who should get in and who shouldn’t.

07/30/2014

Brett Gardner runs the bases after hitting a home run against the Texas Rangers in the third inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 28, 2014 in Arlington, Texas. (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Brett Gardner Keeps Mashing, Adds Another Homer To Career High

Yankees manager Joe Girardi thinks most players have power. They just have to “learn how to use it better.” Brett Gardner must have been taking notes.

07/30/2014

Chase Headley #12 of the New York Yankees and Zoilo Almonte #24 of the New York Yankees celebrate after scoring on a two RBI double hit by Brendan Ryan #17 of the New York Yankees against the Texas Rangers in the top of the sixth inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 29, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Tom Pennington/Getty Images)

Yankees Snap Skid, Beat Texas Rangers 12-11

Brett Gardner had four hits to go with a tremendous sliding catch and the New York Yankees held on for a 12-11 victory at Texas on Tuesday night in spite of J.P. Arencibia’s seven RBIs.

07/30/2014

The daughter of Babe Ruth, Julia Ruth Stevens, throws out the ceremonial first pitch as grandson Tom Stevens looks on during pregame ceremonies prior to the start of the last regular-season game at Yankee Stadium between the Baltimore Orioles and the New York Yankees on September 21, 2008. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

By The Numbers: Little-Known Facts About The Babe From Julia Ruth Stevens

I suspected that I would know most of the “answers,” but it was interesting to hear these responses and observations about “daddy” from Julia herself, and how they confirmed what I had read before.

07/29/2014

Mark Teixeira (Photo by Ezra Shaw/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Teixeira: I Just Can’t Play Through The Injuries Anymore

Father Time catches up with all of us. Mark Teixeira is no different — and he knows it.

07/29/2014

Eli Manning (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

The Love Keeps Pouring In: Eli Says Jeter Has Been ‘A Good Role Model’ For Him

“On and off the field, what he’s been able to do as a player and the way he’s respected and the way he’s gone about his business — for a young player in New York, he’s a good role model.”

07/29/2014

Jacoby Ellsbury (Photo by Hannah Foslien/Getty Images)

Sweeny: Deadline Doldrums? Difference-Makers Already On Yankees’ Roster

Maybe the Yankees could add a helpful piece. But the difference makers will be the guys they gave all that money to last winter: Jacoby Ellsbury, Brian McCann and Carlos Beltran.

07/29/2014

Derek Jeter against the Texas Rangers on July 28, 2014 (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Derek Jeter Passes Yastrzemski For 7th On All-Time Hits List

Jeter remembers the playoff games in Texas — the good and the bad. Now the Yankees captain has another milestone to go with them there.

07/29/2014

J.P. Arencibia #7 of the Texas Rangers makes the tag out on Brian Roberts #14 of the New York Yankees in the 6th inning at Globe Life Park in Arlington on July 28, 2014 in Arlington, Texas.  (Photo by Ronald Martinez/Getty Images)

Rangers’ Darvish Strikes Out 8; Yankees Lose

Yu Darvish struck out eight in seven innings for his 10th victory and J.P. Arencibia had a tiebreaking two-run single for the Texas Rangers in a 4-2 victory over the New York Yankees on Monday night.

07/28/2014

Inductee Joe Torre gives his speech at Clark Sports Center during the Baseball Hall of Fame induction ceremony on July 27, 2014 in Cooperstown, New York. Torre managed for 29 seasons with 2,326 victories and led the New York Yankees to six American League pennants and four World Series titles. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Keidel: Torre’s Amazing Success Was His Curse, But He Always Knew The Score

Beyond his stellar, All-Star career, Joe Torre knows why he was standing next to Greg Maddux and a conga line of newly-minted luminaries in Cooperstown this past weekend. He was a Yankee.

07/28/2014

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Baseball Shots Of The Week – July 29, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on July 29th.

16. New York Yankees (50-47)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – July 22, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on July 22nd.

6. Los Angeles Dodgers (54-43)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – July 15, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on July 15th.

1. Oakland Athletics (55-33)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – July 8, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on July 8th.

4. Detroit Tigers (44-34)

Baseball Shots Of The Week – July 1, 2014

It’s tough to keep up with all the action in MLB. Here’s your power rankings for the week ending on July 1st.

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