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Nova, homers power Yankees past Royals

Nova, homers power Yankees past Royals

ESPN.com MLB.com Updated Jul 10, 2013
Robinson Cano hit a three-run homer, Lyle Overbay added a grand slam and the New York Yankees snapped out of their offensive funk with an 8-1 victory over the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday night.
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  • Video - Yankees Snap Three-Game Slide 00:31

    Yankees Snap Three-Game Slide

    Jul 10
    Ivan Nova surrendered just one run over eight innings to help the Yankees to an 8-1 win over the Royals
  • Video - Buster Blog: Tigers' Closer Status 02:09

    Buster Blog: Tigers' Closer Status

    Jul 10
    Buster Olney makes the case that the Tigers should stand pat with their current bullpen rather than take on the massive contract of Jonathan Papelbon
  • Video - Rays Walk Off With Win 00:32

    Rays Walk Off With Win

    Jul 10
    Ben Zobrist's single in the bottom of the 13th lifted the Rays past the Twins 4-3.
  • Video - Tigers Sink White Sox 00:32

    Tigers Sink White Sox

    Jul 10
    Prince Fielder hit a two-run homer in the Tigers' 8-5 win over the White Sox.

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