Brandon Moss, Josh Reddick and Seth Smith homered for the Oakland Athletics, who chased Anibal Sanchez in the fifth inning and beat the Detroit Tigers, 6-3, on Monday for a 2-1 lead in their AL Division Series.
Royals infielder Miguel Tejada has been suspended 105 games by Major League Baseball for violating its joint drug program, one of the longest suspensions ever handed down.
Soriano’s mighty stick and megawatt smile have lifted the gloomy mood in the Bronx.
There’s trouble brewing with those two, and manager Joe Girardi may be powerless to do much about it.
Posing as a pizza delivery man, Rivera surprised longtime Athletics employee Julie Vasconcellos by visiting her in the mail room where she has worked going on 25 years.
Even the hard-hit balls seem to be finding gloves, and that was the case again in a loss to the Athletics on Wednesday night.
As soon as Coco Crisp sent the second pitch of the game from CC Sabathia over the left-field wall it was clear the Yankees’ ace didn’t have his best stuff.
Andy Pettitte surrendered two home runs as the Yankees lost 5-4 on Sunday.
After an arduous rehab that was reportedly uneventful and free of setbacks, he will have to do it all over. Again.
The former big-league skipper has his sights set on Toronto. And right on cue, the AL East hopeful delivered a jab at the aging Bronx Bombers.
Detroit will go for a sweep of the division series matchup in Game 3 on Tuesday at Oakland.
Here they are, Evan Roberts’ original 2012 MLB power rankings. Let’s see what lessons can be learned…
This is what makes the Yanks so interesting: no one truly knows which team will appear on the field this weekend. Or for Friday’s wild card game. Or for a 163rd game in Baltimore.
Despite the defeat, the Yankees have to like their chances to win the division — their final 10 games are against three teams with records below .500.
While that, rightly, is the focus of all articles on the game, this article is about something much more subtle – the inability (or lack of desire) of Robinson Cano to hustle in the field.