Torres Makes History, Tanaka Dominates Again, Yankees Rout Astros In ALCS OpenerMoved up to third in the batting order after mashing in a sweep of Minnesota, Torres became the youngest Yankee (and American League player) to drive in five runs during a postseason game.
Hicks, Sabathia Added To Yankees' ALCS Roster Vs. AstrosHicks had been sidelined since Aug. 3 because of a flexor injury near his right elbow, and Sabathia missed the Division Series against Minnesota because of a sore pitching shoulder.
Yankees Set ALCS Rotation, Name Tanaka Game 1 Starter In Showdown With AstrosThe Yankees, off since finishing their three-game sweep of Minnesota on Monday in the other AL Division series, will go with James Paxton for Game 2 and Luis Severino for Game 3 in New York
Yankees' Key Hit Off Astros' Gloves Gets 8th Straight WinGiancarlo Stanton hit a pair of go-ahead, two-run singles, both off third baseman Yuli Gurriel's glove, and the New York Yankees beat the Houston Astros 7-5 Saturday night for their eighth straight win.
Baseball Report: Dodgers' Cody Bellinger Continues His Hot StreakCody Bellinger, the Dodgers' right fielder, is batting over .400 and leading MLB in any number of hitting categories.
Baseball Report: Yankees Piling Up Wins Despite InjuriesThe New York Yankees, who just swept the San Francisco Giants, are 9-1 in their last 10 games, even as their injuries continue to mount.
The Baseball Report: Astros Tie Franchise Record, Bartolo Colon Passes MarichalThe World Series champs have won 12 in a row for the third time in franchise history, while the Rangers big righty passed a baseball legend in wins.
Twitter Reacts To Astros Closer Ken Giles Punching Self In FaceIt was a bad night at the ballpark for the 'Stros closer and Twitter was ready with plenty of jokes.
President Trump Welcomes World Champion Astros To White HousePresident Donald Trump recognized the Houston Astros on Monday for their first World Series win, an "incredible victory" that Trump said was even more special following the devastation Hurricane Harvey wrought on the Texas city.
Astros GM Says No Deal Reached For Gerrit Cole; Yankees Reportedly End Talks For Right-HanderGerrit Cole isn't an Astro -- at least not yet -- but it looks like he won't be a Yankee, either.
JJ Watt, Jose Altuve Share Sports Illustrated's Sportsperson Of The Year AwardJ.J. Watt raised more than $37 million for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts and Jose Altuve led the Houston Astros to their first World Series title, both giving hope to the city as it picked up the pieces from the devastating storm.
Jose Altuve, Giancarlo Stanton Win MVP AwardsAaron Judge's bid to become just the third player in major league history to win Rookie of the Year and Most Valubable Player in the same season fell short Thursday, as Astros second baseman Jose Altuve was named American League MVP.
Carlos Beltran Announces Retirement After 20 SeasonsCarlos Beltran is retiring at age 40 after winning his first World Series title in his 20th major league season.
Astros Dominate Dodgers In Game 7 To Win First World Series Title In Franchise HistoryJust 106 days until pitchers and catchers report to spring training.
Dodgers Force Deciding World Series Game 7 With Win Over Verlander-Led Astros Joc Pederson sliced a drive over the left-field wall, pounded his chest and danced around the bases, taking as many twists and turns as this World Series itself.