| Oct 12, 2012
| 7:53 PM
Plastic tarps covered the Yankees' lockers, and the smell of champagne hung in the air after the club's 3-1 series-clinching win over the pesky Orioles. But the New Yorkers kept their celebration in check, knowing they had another game the next evening...
| Oct 13, 2012
| 10:14 PM
The Yankees lost more than just Game One of the ALCS on Saturday night. They lost their captain, too.
Yankees shortstop and Kalamazoo Central alum Derek Jeter will miss the remainder of the postseason after fracturing his ankle in the 12th inning the...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 1:09 PM
NEW YORK, Oct 13 (Reuters) - New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter fractured his left ankle diving for a ball during Saturday's American League Championship Series loss to the Detroit Tigers and will be out for the rest of the year.
| Oct 14, 2012
| 3:15 PM
Grin and bear it
Los Angeles Times
Give him a pay cut! They did, actually. His contract calls for his salary to drop from $29 million this year to $28 million next year.
The issue is not that Rodriguez cannot play. He batted .272 with...
| Oct 14, 2012
| 7:44 PM
— Early Sunday, Derek Jeter broke his ankle near second base and he screamed in pain. Later Sunday, umpire Jeff Nelson broke open the game with a botched call at that base and New York screamed in disgust.
But, oh man, the Yankees continue to break...
| Apr 19, 2012
| 1:05 AM
NEW YORK - Jason Marquis' homecoming meant even more thanks to the 7-year-old girl who was there to see it.
Marquis won his Minnesota debut with his healthy daughter in attendance and Justin Morneau hit two mammoth homers, sending the Twins to a 6-5...
| Apr 21, 2012
| 7:01 AM
BOSTON (AP) — For one more afternoon, Yaz had the Fenway fans cheering, Pedro had them celebrating and Johnny Pesky brought tears to their eyes.
Scenes from Fenway Park's first 100 years played out on the major leagues' oldest ballfield again on...
| May 1, 2012
| 9:57 AM
Newly acquired Hiroki Kuroda's tenure thus far in Pinstripes has had mixed results. He pitched poorly in his first start of the season, but then rebounded with a strong outing in New York's Home Opener. Then it was followed by good game, bad game
| Oct 18, 2012
| 10:00 AM
ST. LOUIS -- Talking playoff baseball while flirting from the doghouse, a la A-Rod.
1. Would the Yankees actually trade Alex Rodriguez to the Marlins? You better believe they would. Late last week, I proposed that the Yankees should deal Rodriguez to his...
| Oct 19, 2012
| 4:09 AM
DETROIT (AP) — Phil Coke stormed into Jim Leyland's office and sprayed the veteran manager with some of Detroit's celebratory bubbly.
When Leyland tried to take cover in a bathroom, Coke chased him — a fitting scene involving an unsung...
| Oct 21, 2012
Curt Schilling was saying the other day on ESPN that he has seen thousands of players sign baseballs with their telephone number and toss them to pretty women in the stands.
I believe him. I believe this, too. There's only one player who would do it in...