J.P. Arencibia hit a three-run double in a five-run sixth inning and Jose Bautista homered to back spot starter Carlos Villanueva and lift the Toronto Blue Jays to a 7-3 victory over the New York Yankees on Monday night.
We all knew the Yankees’ best pitcher this year would be a large man who threw a live ball. We didn’t know he’d throw it with his right hand, and was brought to New York as a de facto insurance policy.
A.J. Burnett has had trouble against the Toronto Blue Jays since joining the New York Yankees – and Jose Bautista in particular. He’ll face the AL’s leading hitter for the second time this season as the Yankees and Blue Jays continue a three-game set Saturday.
Ricky Romero got right back up after a frightening line drive flattened him, twice retired Alex Rodriguez in dicey spots and pitched the Toronto Blue Jays past the New York Yankees 5-3 Friday night.
Aubrey Huff remembers going to about 100 Texas Rangers game at this ballpark and its predecessor, rooting for Nolan Ryan to strike everyone out and for Juan Gonzalez to launch homers into the cheap seats.
Heading into the final week of the season, the New York Yankees’ magic number to make the playoffs is down to one.
The Yankees captain will be back Tuesday night after he was out of the lineup to get some rest as New York continues a three-game road series against the Toronto Blue Jays.
Truly shocking news: Tom Brady hates the Jets. Good thing Kris Jenkins is healthy and will be happy to give Mr. Brady 350 more pounds of reason to hate Gang Green…
Jose Bautista hit a two-run homer, then added a tiebreaking solo drive in the eighth inning for his 40th of the season, and the Toronto Blue Jays beat the New York Yankees 3-2 Monday night.
While Alex Rodriguez’s home run drought has kept him from making history, it’s his hitless streak that’s helped cost the New York Yankees their spot atop the AL East.