Los Angeles Angels
Soriano’s mighty stick and megawatt smile have lifted the gloomy mood in the Bronx.
Alfonso Soriano homered twice for the second straight night and drove in a career-high seven runs, giving him a staggering 13 RBIs in two games while powering the Yankees to an 11-3 win over the Angels on Wednesday.
Alfonso Soriano homered twice and drove in a career-high six runs, Alex Rodriguez had a two-run double, and the Yankees’ bats bailed out a wild CC Sabathia for a 14-7 rout of the Los Angeles Angels on Tuesday night.
So this is what the ninth inning must be like sometimes for the other 29 teams that do not have the luxury of calling on Mo.
Minus Mariano Rivera in the ninth inning, the New York Yankees used a pair of relievers to close out the Los Angeles Angels 2-1 Monday night and preserve the win for Hiroki Kuroda.
The Los Angeles Angels acquired outfielder Collin Cowgill from the New York Mets for minor leaguer Kyle Johnson on Tuesday.
Mariano Rivera nearly blew the game as the Angels led a five-run 9th. Mo hung on as the Yankees beat the Angels on Father’s Day.
Positive news for the Yankees — an MRI only revealed inflammation in Mark Teixeira’s right wrist.
The role of the sheath is to stabilize the tendon within, enabling it to function more effectively, and minimize the likelihood it would sustain degenerative wear and tear and any resultant inflammation.
Teixeira flied out to right and fouled out to third before leaving Saturday’s game after aggravating his right wrist.
Vernon Wells is excited about the chance to wear the Yankees’ pinstripes.
It’s hilarious how everyone wants to claim the Yankees may finish in last or will be the new-age ’65 team. Meanwhile, in Queens…
As of now, newly-signed Brennan Boesch is slated to be the starting left fielder. But if and when Wells becomes a member of the Bronx Bombers, he’ll immediately take over as the everyday left fielder, according to a report.
Wells is on the verge of becoming the latest addition to the Yankees’ injury-depleted lineup.
The Yankees are on the verge of acquiring outfielder Vernon Wells from the Los Angeles Angels.