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New York Yankees assistant trainer Steve Donohue, left, and manager Joe Girardi, right, check on Robinson Cano (24) during the fifth inning of a baseball game against the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday, May 11, 2011, at Yankee Stadium in New York. Cano left the game after being hit by a pitch on the batting helmet. (credit: AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)

Yankees’ Robinson Cano Day-To-Day After Pitch Hits Helmet

Yankees second baseman Robinson Cano left Wednesday night’s loss to the Royals after getting hit by a pitch in the batting helmet. Cano went for a CT scan and is considered day-to-day.


Melky Cabrera #53 of the Kansas City Royals (credit: Jamie Squire/Getty Images)

Surprising Kansas City Royals Invade Yankee Stadium

The Royals are off to a solid start to the season, but that’s due mostly to their major league-high 15 home victories. Improving their major league-worst road record might prove difficult in a matchup with the Yankees.


Tampa Bay Rays' Dan Johnson (24) beats the tag at second by Kansas City Royals shortstop Yuniesky Betancourt, left, to steal second base during the second inning of a baseball game Thursday, Sept. 30, 2010, in Kansas City, Mo. (AP Photo/Charlie Riedel)

Rays, Yankees Tied For AL East Lead

Zack Greinke pitched seven sharp innings and the Kansas City Royals beat Tampa Bay 3-2, leaving the Rays and New York Yankees tied for the AL East lead.