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The Yankees’ Brandon McCarthy pitches in the first inning against the Texas Rangers at Yankee Stadium on July 24, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

McCarthy, Timely Bats Power Yankees To Series Win Over Rangers

Brandon McCarthy threw six more solid innings, fellow newcomer Chase Headley delivered another timely hit and the New York Yankees beat the Texas Rangers 4-2 Thursday for their sixth win in seven games.

07/24/2014

BOSTON, MA - JULY 6: Nelson Cruz #23 of the Baltimore Orioles prepares to face Jake Peavy #44 of the Boston Red Sox in the first inning at Fenway Park on July 6, 2014 in Boston, Massachusetts.

American League Mid-Season Team MVPs

Sometimes a team’s best players don’t make the All-Star team. Here are the American League’s mid-season team MVPs.

07/10/2014

The Yankees’ Brett Gardner follows through on a fourth-inning RBI base hit against the Tampa Bay Rays at Yankee Stadium on July 2, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Conclude Brutal Homestand With 5th Straight Loss, Fall Below .500

Sean Rodriguez hit a tiebreaking homer in the sixth inning and drove in three runs, helping the streaking Tampa Bay Rays hand the New York Yankees their season-worst fifth straight loss, 6-3 Wednesday.

07/02/2014

Vidal Nuno #57 of the New York Yankees pitches in the first inning against the Boston Red Sox at Yankee Stadium on June 27, 2014.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Nuno, Yankees Shut Down Red Sox 6-0

The New York Yankees beat the Boston Red Sox 6-0 on Friday night in the opener of a series between struggling powers.

06/27/2014

Former Yankee Bernie Williams plays guitar at NewYork-Presbyterian Morgan Stanley Children's Hospital on June 19, 2014. (Credit: Marla Diamond/WCBS 880)

Yankees HOPE Week: Team Honors Group That Brings Music To Hospitals

As part of the Yankees’ HOPE Week — which recognizes people and groups that make a difference in their communities — the team honored Musicians On Call, a volunteer group that brings music to hospital patients nationwide.

06/19/2014

TORONTO, CANADA - MAY 13: Juan Francisco #47 of the Toronto Blue Jays hits an RBI double in the sixth inning during MLB game action against the Cleveland Indians on May 13, 2014 at Rogers Centre in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 11 Starts And Sits

The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.

06/06/2014

Masahiro Tanaka (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Tanaka Stops The Bleeding As Yanks Edge A’s, Snap 4-Game Skid

Masahiro Tanaka tamed the highest-scoring team in the majors and the New York Yankees stopped a four-game skid, beating Oakland 2-1 Thursday and ending the Athletics’ five-game winning streak.

06/06/2014

ST. LOUIS, MO - MAY 26: Brett Gardner #11 of the New York Yankees attempts to catch a fly ball hit by Matt Holliday #7 of the St. Louis Cardinals in the sixth inning at Busch Stadium on May 26, 2014 in St. Louis, Missouri. The Yankees beat the Cardinals 6-4 in 12 innings. Photo by Dilip Vishwanat/Getty Images)

Gardner, Yankees Top Cards 6-4 In 12 Innings

Brett Gardner’s leaping catch in the 11th inning gave the New York Yankees life.

05/27/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 18: Kelly Johnson #33 of the New York Yankees steals second base and advances to third after Clint Barmes #12 of the Pittsburgh Pirates lost the ball during their game at Yankee Stadium on May 18, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Yanks Fall To Pirates 5-3, Split Sunday Doubleheader

Josh Harrison homered in the seventh inning to make up for a baserunning blunder and made a diving catch in left field to help preserve the Pittsburgh Pirates’ first win in the Bronx in 54 years, 5-3 over the New York Yankees on Sunday for a doubleheader split.

05/18/2014

NEW YORK, NY - MAY 18: Mark Teixeira #25 of the New York Yankees drives in two runs with a single in the first inning against the Pittsburgh Pirates during their game at Yankee Stadium on May 18, 2014 in the Bronx borough of New York City. (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

Teixeira, Yanks Take Game 1 Of Doubleheader From Pittsburgh, 4-3

Mark Teixeira hit a two-run single, Brett Gardner added an RBI double and the New York Yankees held on for a 4-3 victory over the Pittsburgh Pirates on Sunday in the opener of a single-admission doubleheader.

05/18/2014

SAN FRANCISCO, CA - MAY 13: Mike Minor #36 of the Atlanta Braves pitches S| during the first inning at AT&T Park on May 13, 2014 in San Francisco, California.

CBSSports.com: Fantasy Baseball Week 8 Starts And Sits

The fantasy baseball experts at CBSSports.com break down who to start and who to sit for the upcoming week.

05/16/2014

Jenrry Mejia (Photo by Al Bello/Getty Images)

WATCH: Mets’ Mejia Moonwalks Off Mound After Huge Strikeout

Mets pitcher Jenrry Mejia brought a live arm — and his happy feet — to Yankee Stadium for Monday night’s Subway Series opener.

05/13/2014

Yankees left-hander Vidal Nuno (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images); Mets right-hander  Zack Wheeler (Photo by Doug Pensinger/Getty Images)

Mets With Momentum, Yankees A Total Mess Heading Into Game 2

The New York Mets surprisingly slugged their way to their longest winning streak over the New York Yankees.

05/13/2014

Hank Conger of the Los Angeles Angels slides into second base with a second-inning RBI double, under the tag of the Yankees’ Derek Jeter on April 25, 2014 in the Bronx. (Photo by Andy Marlin/Getty Images)

Kuroda Gets Shelled As Pujols, Angels Destroy Yankees 13-1

Albert Pujols hit one of Los Angeles’ four home runs, C.J. Wilson kept New York in check again and the Angels roughed up the road weary Yankees 13-1 Friday night.

04/25/2014

Rays second baseman Logan Forsythe tags the Yankees’ Ichiro Suzuki, bottom, during an attempted steal in the 11th inning on April 20, 2014, at Tropicana Field in St. Petersburg, Fla.  Suzuki was initially called safe, but the called was overturned on replay review. (Photo by Brian Blanco/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Teixeira Voices Displeasure With MLB’s Replay Rules

The idea of replay is to get the calls on the field right, and so far Major League Baseball has done a pretty good job of doing just that. However, there have been certain “gray areas” that have forced umpires into tough spots.

04/21/2014

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