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Yanks manufacture a walk-off sweep of Reds

Yanks manufacture a walk-off sweep of Reds

MLB.com Updated Jul 20, 2014
After the bullpen blew a one-run lead in the top of the eighth, the Yankees retaliated with their own late-inning magic and good fortune in a 3-2 walk-off win over the Reds on Sunday afternoon.
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  • Yankees 3, Reds 2: A Bloop Leads to a Blooper, Lifting the Yank…

    Yankees 3, Reds 2: A Bloop Leads to a Blooper, Lifting the Yankees to a Sweep

    nytimes.com Jul 20, 2014
    The Yankees escaped with a victory in the bottom of the ninth when Brian McCann’s bloop single off Aroldis Chapman dropped into short right field after miscommunication by the Reds first and second basemen.
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  • Triple-A Louisville Bats celebrate every win with team selfie

    Triple-A Louisville Bats celebrate every win with team selfie

    yahoo.com Jul 20, 2014
    The Louisville Bats — the Triple-A affiliate of the Cincinnati Reds — entered play on Saturday with a 50-50 record through 100 games, which is pretty much the perfect record for a .500 ballclub. However, what's more interesting about the Bats team isn't…
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  • Jocketty targeting a bat as Trade Deadline nears

    Jocketty targeting a bat as Trade Deadline nears

    MLB.com Jul 20, 2014
    The Reds' lineup is missing two of its best hitters, with Joey Votto and Brandon Phillips on the disabled list, and Jay Bruce has been enduring a subpar season at the plate. Therefore, as the July 31 non-waiver Trade Deadline quickly approaches, Walt Jo…
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  • Video - McCann Walks Off 00:18

    McCann Walks Off

    Jul 20
    With the game tied at 2 in the ninth inning and New York Yankees outfielder Jacoby Ellsbury at third, catcher Brian McCann hit a popup to shallow right field. Somehow, the ball wasn't caught by the Cincinnati Reds defenders.
  • Video - Yankees Win In Walk-Off 00:51

    Yankees Win In Walk-Off

    Jul 20
    Brian McCann's infield single in the ninth inning scored Jacoby Ellsbury to give the Yankees a 3-2 win over the Reds.

Sports Columnists

  • NFL -- More plays, more defensive penalties trending -- John Clayton mailb…

    Jul 20
    John Clayton's mailbag: NFL teams are looking to increase their offensive pace and run more plays