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The Yankees’ Chase Headley follows through on a second-inning two-run double against the Houston Astros at Yankee Stadium on Aug. 21, 2014. (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

McCarthy Dazzles Astros, Salvages Finale For Yankees With 4-Hitter

New York won for just the third time in 10 games. Chase Headley hit an early two-run double and the Yankees backed Brandon McCarthy with flawless fielding.

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Yankees manager Joe Girardi (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)

Yankees Hoping To Boost Playoff Chances During 6-Game Homestand

The Yankees finished a poor trip in strong fashion as they return home to face two fourth-place teams. The Houston Astros, however, may not be pushovers.

08/19/2014

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

MLB commissioner Bud Selig  (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Who Will Go Where? 5 Things To Know About The MLB Draft

The Houston Astros are on the clock to lead off the Major League Baseball draft for the third straight year.

06/05/2014

Derek Jeter went 1-for-3 with an RBI in the Yankees' 4-2 win over the Astros. (credit: Getty Images)

Solarte’s 3 Hits Help Yankees Avoid Sweep In Houston

Rookie Yangervis Solarte had three hits and an RBI in his first major league start and Derek Jeter drove in a run to give the New York Yankees their first win this season.

04/04/2014

Carlos Beltran (Photo by Leon Halip/Getty Images)

Beltran: Yankees ‘Don’t Need To Worry’ About 0-2 Start

The Yankees have gone 2 for 18 with runners in scoring position in two losses to the Astros. But Carlos Beltran says it’s way too early to be concerned.

04/03/2014

A pair of custom Lucchese boots and a Stetson hat were given to Derek Jeter #2 of the New York Yankees during a pre-game ceremony in his honor at Minute Maid Park on April 2, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Derek Jeter Gets Boots, Cowboy Hat From Astros

Before Wednesday’s game, Yankees manager Joe Girardi wondered how Jeter will deal with participating in one of these ceremonies each time he visits a different city this season.

04/03/2014

Jacoby Ellsbury #22 of the New York Yankees runs down a ball hit by Robbie Grossman #19 of the Houston Astros in the sixth inning at Minute Maid Park on April 2, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Yankees Downed By Astros Again 3-1

Dexter Fowler homered and tripled and Matt Dominguez added a home run late to help the Houston Astros take the opening series from the New York Yankees with a 3-1 win on Wednesday night.

04/03/2014

Derek Jeter and Roger Clemens watch a game between the Texas Longhorns and the Missouri Tigers on October 18, 2008 at Darrell K Royal-Texas Memorial Stadium in Austin, Texas.  (Photo by Brian Bahr/Getty Images)

Astros Bringing Back Clemens, Pettitte For Wednesday’s Jeter Ceremony

Get ready for another milestone: the first ceremony of Derek Jeter’s farewell tour.

04/02/2014

CC Sabathia #52 of the the New York Yankees throws a pitch in the first inning to Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros at Minute Maid Park on April 1, 2014 in Houston, Texas. (Photo by Scott Halleran/Getty Images)

Yankees’ Sabathia Won’t Beat Himself Up Over Rough Opener

Sabathia led the majors last season with 122 runs allowed. Things went bad for him from the start on Tuesday night in a matchup of the league’s youngest vs. oldest rosters.

04/02/2014

Jose Altuve #27 of the Houston Astros scores on a wild pitch by CC Sabathia #52 of the New York Yankees (not pictured) in the second inning as catcher Brian McCann #34 can't handle the throw at Minute Maid Park on April 1, 2014 in Houston, Texas.  (Photo by Bob Levey/Getty Images)

Yankees Begin Season With 6-2 Pounding By Astros

The Yankees began Derek Jeter’s farewell season Tuesday night with a 6-2 loss to the Houston Astros.

04/01/2014

Derek Jeter (Scott Iskowitz/ Getty Images)

Yankees Opener: Beginning Of The End For Derek Jeter Starts In Houston

“I’m trying to treat it like any other opening day,” said Jeter, who will retire at season’s end. “I don’t foresee this being any different.” To the rest of the sports world it certainly will be.

04/01/2014

The exterior of Dodger Stadium in Los Angeles, Calif. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Dodgers End Yankees’ 15-Year Reign, Set Record For Highest Payroll

The Bombers were a distant second at $199 million, ending their streak of six straight openers above the $200 million mark.

03/31/2014

Dillon Gee (Photo by Mike Stobe/Getty Images)

Gee Pitches 6 No-Hit Innings, But Mets Still Lose To Astros

Dillon Gee pitched six-innings of no-hit ball Wednesday night in is final tuneup before opening day, but the Houston Astros rallied for a 9-6 victory over the New York Mets.

03/27/2014

OAKLAND, CA - SEPTEMBER 6: Jonathan Villar #6 of the Houston Astros dives back to first base against the Oakland Athletics at O.co Coliseum on September 6, 2013 in Oakland, California.

Jonathan Villar’s Speed An Important Asset For Astros

Despite mediocre hitting, Jonathan Villar has too much speed to keep out of the Astros’ lineup.

03/25/2014

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