Sánchez, Voit Lift Yankees Over Royals In ThrillerThe lead changed three times in the last two innings.
Cole's Strikeouts, Spin Rate Down, Royals Rally Past YanksCole’s fastball revolutions per minute averaged 2,289, down from 2,534 coming in. His curveball dropped to 2,664 from 2,824, his slider to 2,443 from 2,686 and his changeup to 1,644 from 1,812.
Yankees Third Triple Play Of Season Ends Game In Win Over A'sYankees manager Aaron Boone knew it off the bat. “Usually, a triple play sneaks up on you,” he said. “Right away, I’m thinking, ‘That’s a triple play.’”
Urshela Takes Shard In Eye, Then Hits Go-Ahead Homer As Yankees Beat A'sUrshela’s bat splinted as he grounded into a double play in the second inning.
Kaprielian Makes It To Bronx, Leads A's Over YanksNew York had won three straight games when trailing after six innings but fell short in doing it for the fourth game in a row, something the team did last as the Highlanders from May 17-20, 1910, according to STATS.
Yankee Stadium Returns To Full Capacity For 1st Time Since Pandemic StartedA full capacity crowd was allowed, and no proof of a negative COVID-19 test or COVID vaccination required.
Stanton HR, Triple Play Key Yankees' Win Over Blue JaysStanton broke a 3-all tie with his 13th homer, an opposite-field, two-run shot off Anthony Castro (1-2).
Cole, Sánchez, Chapman Come Through As Yanks Edge Blue JaysSánchez’s 10th homer of the season in the seventh gave the Yankees back-to-back wins behind key pinch hits, following Clint Frazier’s go-ahead double in the eighth inning of Tuesday’s 6-5 victory.
Frazier Snaps Tie, Yankees Come Back To Beat Blue JaysFrazier ripped a line drive inside the third-base line to score pinch-runner Tyler Wade from second as the Yankees completed a comeback from a 5-2 deficit and won for the third time in 10 games.
COVID Restrictions Lifted: Yankee Stadium Returns To Full Capacity FridayTicketholders will no longer need to provide a negative COVID-19 test or proof of full vaccination in order to attend games.
Yankees' Free Fall Continues With Listless Loss To PhilliesThe Yankees have lost seven of nine and 13 of 18. They are in fourth place, 8 1/2 games behind AL East-leading Tampa Bay, their largest deficit since September 2018.
Segura's 2nd Straight Walkoff Lifts Phils Over YankeesThe Phillies scored four runs in the first against Jameson Taillon, who recorded just one out before being lifted.
Donaldson, Cruz Homers Off Chapman Lift Twins Over YanksChapman threw just five of nine pitches for strikes and his velocity was down from his usual 99-100 mph as he allowed all four batters to reach.
Yankees Gerrit Cole Addresses Whether He's Used Spider-Tack To Help With Grip: 'I Don't Know How To Quite Answer That To Be Honest'The Yanks starter was asked by a reporter if he had ever used Spider-Tack, a substance used by powerlifters to enhance grip, while pitching as discussions about foreign substances on baseballs continues around the league.
'There Was Nothing Like The Old Yankee Stadium': Willie Randolph On Winning It All With Yankees, Managing MetsThe 6x World Series champion and 6x All-Star talks with us about his legendary baseball career.