Joe Saunders

Starting pitcher Andy Pettitte  of the New York Yankees (Photo by Otto Greule Jr/Getty Images)

Pettitte Strong In 250th Victory, Yankees Defeat Mariners At Safeco Field

Andy Pettitte was in fine condition as the Yankees beat the Mariners at Safeco Field on Saturday.


Alex Rodriguez of the New York Yankees. (Photo by Elsa/Getty Images)

Hartnett: For Yankees’ Sake, A-Rod’s Bat Must Awaken In Game 4

The celebrations have passed — and Game 4 will provide a fresh challenge for Rodriguez and the Yankees.


Orioles vs. Rangers

Let’s Do This Thing: Orioles Earn Their Spot For Showdown With Yankees

Joe Saunders pitched effectively into the sixth inning, Adam Jones hit a tiebreaking sacrifice fly and the Baltimore Orioles beat the two-time defending AL champion Texas Rangers 5-1 in the wild-card game playoff Friday night.


Mark Teixeira of the New York Yankees. (Photo by Jeff Gross/Getty Images)

Yankees Lose Heartbreaker On Controversial Call

The Yankees’ hopes of a late comeback was ended by a controversial call at first base. New York and Baltimore are now tied atop the AL East.


Ike Davis #29 of the New York Mets hits a two-run homer in the eighth inning against the Arizona Diamondbacks at Citi Field on April 22, 2011 in the Flushing neighborhood of the Queens borough of New York City. (Photo by Chris Trotman/Getty Images)

Davis’ Homer Makes Pelfrey, Mets Winners

Ike Davis hit a two-run homer and Mike Pelfrey had his first effective start of the season to lead the New York Mets to a come-from-behind 4-1 victory over the Arizona Diamondbacks on Friday night.