Chicago White Sox
A Dodgers-Yankees World Series has not been seen since Tommy Lasorda led the 1981 Dodgers to a six-game victory over the Yankees.
Tommie Agee had a spectacular impact on the 1969 “Miracle Mets.”
The better Derek Jeter plays, the more he brings out the haters and the defenders. It’s been like that his entire career it seems. Overrated or under-appreciated?
Before the game, Derek Jeter told reporters he’d never been mentioned in a steroids conversation publicly as Skip Bayless did.
Chris Sale struck out 13 in 7 2-3 stellar innings to get his 15th victory, Alex Rios hit a go-ahead homer and the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Yankees 2-1 on Wednesday night to complete a three-game sweep.
Kevin Youkilis hit a grand slam, Paul Konerko homered and Dewayne Wise had four hits Tuesday night as the Chicago White Sox rallied for the second straight game to beat the New York Yankees 7-3.
Alexei Ramirez hit a tiebreaking two-run homer in the seventh, Adam Dunn added his major league leading 36th an inning later and the Chicago White Sox beat the New York Yankees 9-6 Monday night.
Oh, how the mighty have fallen. Panic in the Bronx? Not exactly. But they’re no longer the best team in baseball.
The Red Sox struggles have made life easier this season for the New York Yankees, but they have not made life better.
The Yankees have lost three in a row to the Athletics. They lost 2-1 on Saturday night and are facing the prospect of a four-game sweep on Sunday.
The surprise Oakland A’s have become a dangerous team both in the AL West and in competition with the Yankees.
The Yankees have taken this week’s top spot on the MLB Power Rankings.
The regular season is not the issue for the Yankees. But once they get to the postseason, there may be dark times around the corner.
Ever since Mike Trout was called up, the Angels have been on fire. This 20 year old can do it all…hit for power (12 home runs), hit for a high average (.346) and he has great speed (leading the AL in steals).
In a season with two extra playoff teams and a great deal of parity, virtually every franchise has hope heading into the season’s second half. That’s why you should care about Tuesday’s Midsummer Classic.