Paxton Outduels Verlander, Yankees Beat Astros To Force ALCS Game 6 In HoustonNow the teams will rush to Texas, where the series resumes Saturday night. With pitching plans disrupted by a rainout earlier this week, both teams are expected to go all-bullpen in Game 6.
LeMahieu, Gleyber Power Yankees To Win In ALDS OpenerThe Yankees' first playoff game of 2019 went the same way their season did, with DJ LeMahieu and Gleyber Torres terrorizing pitchers with runners on base.
Offense Erupts With 6 Home Runs, Yankees Rout Rangers But Paxton Leaves With Muscle TightnessJames Paxton was removed from his final start before the playoffs after one inning because of a tight muscle in his buttocks, overshadowing six home runs by the Yankees in a 14-7 victory
Stanton Homers, Paxton Cruises To 10th Straight Win, Yankees Rebound Against Blue JaysStanton connected for the first time since missing nearly three months to injury
Gardner Blasts 2 Homers, Yankees Rout Blue Jays 13-3The Yankees have 20 homers over their past seven games, and have hit multiple home runs in 14 of their past 19. They have an MLB-best 285 home runs this season.
Yankees End Red Sox's 3-Year Run Atop AL EastThe New York Yankees officially ended Boston's three-year reign as AL East champs, beating the Red Sox on Monday night behind another big effort by James Paxton.
Paxton Dominates Rangers As Yankees Erupt For 5 Homers In RoutThe five homers came a day after Mike Minor and the Texas bullpen ended New York's streak of 220 games without being shut out.
Slugging Yankees Greet Former Prospect Sheffield With More Homers, Sweep MarinersAfter opening their West Coast swing by being swept in Oakland, the Yankees rebounded to win five of six and continued to bash home runs.
Yankees Ride Gleyber's Slam To Series Opening Win Over Red SoxNew York earned its major league-leading 35th comeback win and improved to 23-21 when its opponent scores first.
Paxton Has Another Miserable Start, Yankees Crushed By Red Sox AgainThe lefty - who New York's front office considers a premier pitcher - now has an 11.00 ERA in the first inning this year and has given up 10 first-inning home runs in 18 starts.
Gardner, Romine Lead Yankees To Victory, Series Split With White SoxPaxton (4-3) allowed eight hits and allowed two runs for his first win since April 26.